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BIND vulnerable to cached RR overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks the remote BIND version
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote BIND server, according to its
version number, is vulnerable to the SIG cached
RR overflow vulnerability.
A possible hacker may use this flaw to gain a shell
on this system.
Solution : Upgrade to bind 8.2.7, 8.3.4 or 4.9.11.
Workaround : Disable recursion on this server if it's not used
as a recursive name server.
Threat Level: High
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