Intrusion Prevention

ISC.BIND.rndc.Control.Channel.Input.Handling.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Denial of Service vulnerability in ISC BIND.
The vulnerability is caused by insufficient sanitizing of requests to rndc interface. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to cause a denial of service condition on the affected system.

Affected Products

ISC BIND 9.x before 9.9.8-P4 and 9.10.x before 9.10.3-P4

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems or services

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01352

CVE References

CVE-2016-1285