USN-1518-1: Bind vulnerability
26 July 2012
Bind could be made to crash if it received specially crafted network traffic.
- bind9 - Internet Domain Name Server
Einar Lonn discovered that Bind incorrectly initialized the failing-query
cache. A remote attacker could use this flaw to cause Bind to crash,
resulting in a denial of service.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.