[Security Announce] [ MDKSA-2007:100 ] - Updated bind packages fix vulnerability
Posted on: 05/09/2007 08:00 PM

The Mandriva Security Team published a new security update for Mandriva Linux. Here the announcement:

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Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDKSA-2007:100
http://www.mandriva.com/security/
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Package : bind
Date : May 9, 2007
Affected: 2007.1
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Problem Description:

A vulnerability in ISC BIND 9.4.0, when recursion is enabled, could
allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service (daemon exit)
via a certain sequence of queries.

BIND 9.4.1, which corrects this issue, is provided with this update.
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References:

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-2241
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Updated Packages:

Mandriva Linux 2007.1:
57cb395e90aeb74f2498f2e154172465 2007.1/i586/bind-9.4.1-0.1mdv2007.1.i586.rpm
69b03c9b0102ad38a66c7fa83494c4b9 2007.1/i586/bind-devel-9.4.1-0.1mdv2007.1.i586.rpm
e9b334b02b3a4e41e5d3420ad6fea55b 2007.1/i586/bind-utils-9.4.1-0.1mdv2007.1.i586.rpm
80651459f8b9eb8972c272ea00d50303 2007.1/SRPMS/bind-9.4.1-0.1mdv2007.1.src.rpm

Mandriva Linux 2007.1/X86_64:
5b63e8711242930791674a1c923e336c 2007.1/x86_64/bind-9.4.1-0.1mdv2007.1.x86_64.rpm
71985147d455aa30b2eb96d40b4b2bf2 2007.1/x86_64/bind-devel-9.4.1-0.1mdv2007.1.x86_64.rpm
3015360a5eea54160a5a5c63bdbe1228 2007.1/x86_64/bind-utils-9.4.1-0.1mdv2007.1.x86_64.rpm
80651459f8b9eb8972c272ea00d50303 2007.1/SRPMS/bind-9.4.1-0.1mdv2007.1.src.rpm
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To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi. The verification
of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

All packages are signed by Mandriva for security. You can obtain the
GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories

If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

security_(at)_mandriva.com
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Type Bits/KeyID Date User ID
pub 1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team
lt;security*mandriva.comgt;
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