ISC BIND < 8.4.6 q_usedns Array Remote Overflow DoS (deprecated)
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2556
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.
DescriptionThe remote BIND DNS server is, according to its version number, vulnerable to a remote buffer overflow in the 'q_usedns' buffer. An attacker may be able to launch a denial of service attack against the remote BIND Server.
SolutionUpgrade to Bind 8.4.6 or higher or the newest version of BIND 9.