EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : bind (EulerOS-SA-2016-1079)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99839
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the bind packages installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- A denial of service flaw was found in the way BIND handled responses containing a DNAME answer. A remote attacker could use this flaw to make named exit unexpectedly with an assertion failure via a specially crafted DNS response. (CVE-2016-8864)
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected bind package.