Delegate Compressed DNS Packet Remote DoS
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2936
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.
DescriptionThe remote host is running the Delegate DNS Service. This version of Delegate is vulnerable to a remote Denial of Service flaw. An attacker exploiting this flaw would send a malformed DNS query to the host. Successful exploitation would result in the loss of availability.
SolutionUpgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.