|Category:||Red Hat Local Security Checks|
|Title:||RedHat Update for bind RHSA-2017:1202-01|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'bind'; package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'bind'
package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.
The Berkeley Internet Name Domain (BIND)
is an implementation of the Domain Name System (DNS) protocols. BIND includes
a DNS server (named) a resolver library (routines for applications to use
when interfacing with DNS) and tools for verifying that the DNS server is
* A denial of service flaw was found in the way BIND handled DNSSEC
validation. A remote attacker could use this flaw to make named exit
unexpectedly with an assertion failure via a specially crafted DNS
Note: This issue affected only the BIND versions as shipped with Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 6. This issue did not affect any upstream versions of
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)
Please Install the Updated Packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2017-3139|
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2017 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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