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PostPosted: Thu Aug 17, 2017 2:26 am    Post subject: [ glsa 201708-01 ] bind Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: BIND: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201708-01)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: 2017-08-17
Bug(s): #605454, #608740, #615420, #621730
ID: 201708-01

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in BIND, the worst of
which allows remote attackers to cause a Denial of Service condition.


Background

BIND (Berkeley Internet Name Domain) is a Name Server.

Affected Packages

Package: net-dns/bind
Vulnerable: < 9.11.1_p1
Unaffected: >= 9.11.1_p1
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in BIND. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


Impact

A remote attacker could send a specially crafted DNS request to the BIND
resolver resulting in a Denial of Service condition.


Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All BIND users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-dns/bind-9.11.1_p1"
   


References

CVE-2016-9131
CVE-2016-9147
CVE-2016-9444
CVE-2016-9778
CVE-2017-3135
CVE-2017-3136
CVE-2017-3137
CVE-2017-3138
CVE-2017-3140
CVE-2017-3141


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