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F5 BIG-IP - SOL16909 - BIND vulnerability CVE-2015-5477
F5 Local Security Checks
7 years ago
4 years ago
The remote host is missing a security patch.
An error in the handling of TKEY queries can be exploited by an attacker for use as a denial-of-service vector, as a constructed packet can use the defect to trigger a REQUIRE assertion failure, causing BIND to exit. (CVE-2015-5477)
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.
See the referenced vendor advisory for a solution.