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Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKSA-2006:163: bind

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the bind package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2006:163 (bind).

A vulnerability in BIND was discovered where it did not sufficiently
verify particular requests and responses from other name servers and
users. This could be exploited by sending a specially crafted packet
to crash the name server.
Updated packages have been patched to address these issues.

Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:163
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security

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