USN-3956-2: Bind vulnerability
09 May 2019
Bind could be made to consume resources if it received specially crafted network traffic.
- bind9 - Internet Domain Name Server
USN-3956-1 fixed a vulnerability in Bind. This update provides
the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM and Ubuntu 14.04 ESM.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that Bind incorrectly handled limiting the number of
simultaneous TCP clients. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue
to cause Bind to consume resources, leading to a denial of service.
- USN-3956-1: bind9