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A c-ares security update has been released for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.6.



[RHSA-2023:3662-01] Important: c-ares security update


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Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis: Important: c-ares security update
Advisory ID: RHSA-2023:3662-01
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Advisory URL: https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2023:3662
Issue date: 2023-06-19
CVE Names: CVE-2023-32067
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1. Summary:

An update for c-ares is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.6
Extended Update Support.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact
of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,
which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability
from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux BaseOS EUS (v.8.6) - aarch64, ppc64le, s390x, x86_64

3. Description:

The c-ares C library defines asynchronous DNS (Domain Name System) requests
and provides name resolving API.

Security Fix(es):

* c-ares: 0-byte UDP payload Denial of Service (CVE-2023-32067)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS
score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE
page(s) listed in the References section.

4. Solution:

For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes
described in this advisory, refer to:

https://access.redhat.com/articles/11258

5. Bugs fixed ( https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

2209502 - CVE-2023-32067 c-ares: 0-byte UDP payload Denial of Service

6. Package List:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux BaseOS EUS (v.8.6):

Source:
c-ares-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.src.rpm

aarch64:
c-ares-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.aarch64.rpm
c-ares-debuginfo-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.aarch64.rpm
c-ares-debugsource-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.aarch64.rpm
c-ares-devel-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.aarch64.rpm

ppc64le:
c-ares-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.ppc64le.rpm
c-ares-debuginfo-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.ppc64le.rpm
c-ares-debugsource-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.ppc64le.rpm
c-ares-devel-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.ppc64le.rpm

s390x:
c-ares-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.s390x.rpm
c-ares-debuginfo-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.s390x.rpm
c-ares-debugsource-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.s390x.rpm
c-ares-devel-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.s390x.rpm

x86_64:
c-ares-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.i686.rpm
c-ares-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.x86_64.rpm
c-ares-debuginfo-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.i686.rpm
c-ares-debuginfo-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.x86_64.rpm
c-ares-debugsource-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.i686.rpm
c-ares-debugsource-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.x86_64.rpm
c-ares-devel-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.i686.rpm
c-ares-devel-1.13.0-6.el8_6.1.x86_64.rpm

These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security. Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from
https://access.redhat.com/security/team/key/

7. References:

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-32067
https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#important

8. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is [secalert@redhat.com]. More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

Copyright 2023 Red Hat, Inc.

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