ISC BIND < 8.4.6 dnssec authvalidated Crafted Packet Remote DoS (deprecated)
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2557
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.
DescriptionThe remote BIND server, according to its version number, has a flaw in the way 'authvalidator()' is implemented. An attacker may be able to launch a denial of service attack against the remote service.
SolutionUpgrade to Bind 8.4.6 or higher or the newest version of BIND 9.