A buffer overflow vulnerability was discovered in the SPNEGO
implementation affecting the GSSAPI security policy negotiation in BIND,
a DNS server implementation, which could result in denial of service
(daemon crash), or potentially the execution of arbitrary code.
For the stable distribution (buster), this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your bind9 packages.
For the detailed security status of bind9 please refer to its security
tracker page at:
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/
Mailing list: [email protected]
Debian Security Advisory DSA-4857-1 [email protected]
https://www.debian.org/security/ Salvatore Bonaccorso
February 18, 2021 https://www.debian.org/security/faq