Unbound security update for Debian
Posted on: 12/23/2011 12:43 PM

Unbound security update for Debian has been released

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2370-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Florian Weimer
December 22, 2011 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : unbound
Vulnerability : several
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID : CVE-2011-4528 CVE-2011-4869

It was discovered that Unbound, a recursive DNS resolver, would crash
when processing certain malformed DNS responses from authoritative DNS
servers, leading to denial of service.

CVE-2011-4528
Unbound attempts to free unallocated memory during processing
of duplicate CNAME records in a signed zone.

CVE-2011-4869
Unbound does not properly process malformed responses which
lack expected NSEC3 records.

For the oldstable distribution (lenny), these problems have been fixed in
version 1.4.6-1~lenny2.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in
version 1.4.6-1+squeeze2.

For the testing distribution (wheezy) and the unstable distribution
(sid), these problems have been fixed in version 1.4.14-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your unbound packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: http://www.debian.org/security/



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