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Amazon Linux: Security Advisory (ALAS-2013-176)
Amazon Linux Local Security Checks
7 years ago
1 year ago
The remote host is missing an update announced via the referenced Security Advisory.
A denial of service flaw was found in the libdns library. A remote attacker could use this flaw to send a specially-crafted DNS query to named that, when processed, would cause named to use an excessive amount of memory, or possibly crash. (CVE-2013-2266 )
Run yum update bind to update your system.