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ISC BIND Q_UseDNS Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability 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 a buffer overflow into the 'q_usedns' buffer.
A possible hacker may be able to launch a Denial of service attack
against the remote service.
Solution : upgrade to bind 8.4.6
Threat Level: High
See also : http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/327633
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