USN-2081-1: Bind vulnerability
13 January 2014
Bind could be made to crash if it received specially crafted network traffic.
- bind9 - Internet Domain Name Server
Jared Mauch discovered that Bind incorrectly handled certain queries for
NSEC3-signed zones. A remote attacker could use this flaw with a specially
crafted query to cause Bind to stop responding, resulting in a denial of
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.