Intrusion Prevention

ISC.BIND.RPZ.Configurations.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Denial of Service vulnerability in ISC BIND.
The vulnerability results from an error in the server process "named". A remote attacker can exploit this to cause a Denial of Service condition.

Affected Products

ISC BIND 9.8.0
ISC BIND 9.8.0-P1
ISC BIND 9.8.0-P2
ISC BIND 9.8.1b1

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://www.isc.org/software/bind

CVE References

CVE-2011-2465