openSUSE Security Update : bind (openSUSE-2016-1273)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 94620
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update for bind fixes the following issues :
- A defect in BIND's handling of responses containing a DNAME answer had the potential to trigger assertion errors in the server remotely, thereby facilitating a denial-of-service attack. (CVE-2016-8864, bsc#1007829).
- Fix BIND to return a valid hostname in response to ldapdump queries. (bsc#965748)
This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP1:Update update project.
SolutionUpdate the affected bind packages.