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FreeBSD Security Advisory (FreeBSD-SA-03:19.bind.asc)

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

FreeBSD Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

4.3

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

14 years ago

Modified

Modified

5 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to the system as announced in the referenced advisory FreeBSD-SA-03:19.bind.asc

Insight

Insight

BIND 8 is an implementation of the Domain Name System (DNS) protocols. The named(8) daemon is the Internet domain name server. A programming error in BIND 8 named can result in a DNS message being incorrectly cached as a negative response.

Solution

Solution

Upgrade your system to the appropriate stable release or security branch dated after the correction date https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=FreeBSD-SA-03:19.bind.asc

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)