[arch-security] [ASA-201507-22] bind: denial of service
anthraxx at archlinux.org
Wed Jul 29 01:29:17 UTC 2015
Arch Linux Security Advisory ASA-201507-22
Date : 2015-07-29
CVE-ID : CVE-2015-5477
Package : bind
Type : denial of service
Remote : Yes
Link : https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/CVE
The package bind before version 9.10.2.P3-1 is vulnerable to denial of
Upgrade to 9.10.2.P3-1.
# pacman -Syu "bind>=9.10.2.P3-1"
The problem has been fixed upstream in version 9.10.2.P3.
A flaw was found in the way BIND handled requests for TKEY DNS resource
records. A remote attacker could use this flaw to make named
(functioning as an authoritative DNS server or a DNS resolver) exit
unexpectedly with an assertion failure via a specially crafted DNS
request packet leading to denial of service.
A remote attacker is able to trigger an assertion failure via a
specially crafted DNS request packet that is resulting in unexpected
application crash leading to denial of service.
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