Advisories ยป MGASA-2013-0237

Updated bind package fixes security vulnerability

Publication date: 29 Jul 2013
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases : 2 , 3
CVE: CVE-2013-4854

Description

The RFC 5011 implementation in rdata.c in ISC BIND 9.7.x and 9.8.x
before 9.8.5-P2, 9.8.6b1, 9.9.x before 9.9.3-P2, and 9.9.4b1, and
DNSco BIND 9.9.3-S1 before 9.9.3-S1-P1 and 9.9.4-S1b1, allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via a query
with a malformed RDATA section that is not properly handled during
construction of a log message, as exploited in the wild in July 2013
(CVE-2013-4854).
                

References

SRPMS

3/core

2/core