lists.openwall.net   lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
 
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date: Wed, 12 Sep 2012 22:07:48 +0200
From: Florian Weimer <fw@...eb.enyo.de>
To: bugtraq@...urityfocus.com
Subject: [SECURITY] [DSA 2547-1] bind9 security update

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
Hash: SHA1

- -------------------------------------------------------------------------
Debian Security Advisory DSA-2547-1                   security@...ian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/                            Florian Weimer
September 12, 2012                     http://www.debian.org/security/faq
- -------------------------------------------------------------------------

Package        : bind9
Vulnerability  : improper assert
Problem type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2012-4244

It was discovered that BIND, a DNS server, does not handle DNS records
properly which approach size limits inherent to the DNS protocol.  An
attacker could use crafted DNS records to crash the BIND server
process, leading to a denial of service.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 1:9.7.3.dfsg-1~squeeze7.

We recommend that you upgrade your bind9 packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@...ts.debian.org
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v1.4.10 (GNU/Linux)

iQEcBAEBAgAGBQJQUO2GAAoJEL97/wQC1SS+73sH/1cqWEgYuMvKkTy+vW1DuTqd
LOp7YcqQsHWKBW1DbE1WUy09k5fGeNNu+UhFITUoiHjXZIBtVen0g1pHfxAy2g59
Fo2dpJhoushOC57+4Sf+UJbfYO3Uv1zSTYYyCdiG9Df4AFOFLLPZvxIcCnjM+fhy
DksM/U9T4fwgx+N3vb1EvTK3FZXkaniOuB7GNl5REfxMi/8vCSigsOOeWlPHcnuc
SGJnYmuLpfCp+iSqCUzotDGlEL/HBVUozLXSVEPaKwEpc5dj7s+zJSFBt+FQij25
d6RRa1fetnzEGQSbocnko9DjiGeidkQIcmlAvFLy6i9XIsmyg6Xu5gN4/4P6To8=
=O6mH
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----

Powered by blists - more mailing lists