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    Debian: DSA-2353-1: ldns security update

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    David Wheeler discovered a buffer overflow in ldns's code to parse RR records, which could lead to the execution of arbitrary code. For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2353-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    November 24, 2011                      https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : ldns
    Vulnerability  : buffer overflow
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2011-3581 
    Debian Bug     : 
    
    David Wheeler discovered a buffer overflow in ldns's code to parse
    RR records, which could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.4.0-1+lenny2.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.6.6-2+squeeze1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.6.11-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your ldns packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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