[USN-3535-2] Bind vulnerability
Leonidas S. Barbosa
leo.barbosa at canonical.com
Wed Jan 17 15:27:38 UTC 2018
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3535-2
January 17, 2018
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 12.04 ESM
Bind could be made to crash if it received specially crafted network
- bind9: Internet Domain Name Server
USN-3535-1 fixed a vulnerability in Bind. This update provides
the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM.
Original advisory details:
Jayachandran Palanisamy discovered that the Bind resolver incorrectly
handled fetch cleanup sequencing. A remote attacker could possibly use
this issue to cause Bind to crash, resulting in a denial of service.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary
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