ISC BIND 8 Compressed ZXFR Name Service Query DoS (deprecated)

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1013

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.

Description

The remote BIND server is vulnerable to the ZXFR bug that allows an attacker to disable it remotely.

Solution

Upgrade to BIND 8.2.2-P7 or newer.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 1013

File Name: 1013.prm

Family: DNS Servers

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2016/05/13

Dependencies: 1000

Nessus ID: 10549

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:isc:bind:8.2.2

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2000-0887

BID: 1923

OSVDB: 448