USN-1566-1: Bind vulnerability
13 September 2012
Bind could be made to crash or if it received specially crafted network traffic.
- bind9 - Internet Domain Name Server
It was discovered that Bind incorrectly handled certain specially crafted
long resource records. 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.