USN-1910-1: Bind vulnerability
29 July 2013
Bind could be made to crash if it received specially crafted network traffic.
- bind9 - Internet Domain Name Server
Maxim Shudrak discovered that Bind incorrectly handled certain malformed
rdata. A remote attacker could use this flaw with a specially crafted
query to cause Bind to stop responding, 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.