Debian: DSA-4063-1: pdns-recursor security update

    Date11 Dec 2017
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Toshifumi Sakaguchi discovered that PowerDNS Recursor, a high-performance resolving name server was susceptible to denial of service via a crafted CNAME answer.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4063-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    December 11, 2017                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : pdns-recursor
    CVE ID         : CVE-2017-15120
    
    Toshifumi Sakaguchi discovered that PowerDNS Recursor, a high-performance
    resolving name server was susceptible to denial of service via a crafted
    CNAME answer.
    
    The oldstable distribution (jessie) is not affected.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
    version 4.0.4-1+deb9u3.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your pdns-recursor packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of pdns-recursor please refer to
    its security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/pdns-recursor
    
    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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