Debian: New maradns packages fix denial of service

    Date03 Jan 2008
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Michael Krieger and Sam Trenholme discovered a programming error in MaraDNS, a simple security-aware Domain Name Service server, which might to denial of service through malformed DNS packets.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-1445-1                  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    January 03, 2008                      http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : maradns
    Vulnerability  : programming error
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE Id(s)      : CVE-2008-0061
    
    Michael Krieger and Sam Trenholme discovered a programming error in
    MaraDNS, a simple security-aware Domain Name Service server, which
    might to denial of service through malformed DNS packets.
    
    For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.2.12.04-1etch2.
    
    For the old stable distribution (sarge), this problem has been fixed
    in version 1.0.27-2.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.2.12.08-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your maradns package.
    
    Upgrade instructions
    - --------------------
    
    wget url
            will fetch the file for you
    dpkg -i file.deb
            will install the referenced file.
    
    If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for
    sources.list as given below:
    
    apt-get update
            will update the internal database
    apt-get upgrade
            will install corrected packages
    
    You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
    footer to the proper configuration.
    
    
    Debian 3.1 (oldstable)
    - ----------------------
    
    Oldstable updates are available for alpha, amd64, arm, hppa, i386, ia64, m68k, mips, mipsel, powerpc, s390 and sparc.
    
    Source archives:
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.0.27-2.dsc
        Size/MD5 checksum:      568 b211f2c8bb6f589b68e470dd3cbb7bf7
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.0.27.orig.tar.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:   706012 5fd4a3e8024a0a7561f09e3ff3955cf2
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.0.27-2.diff.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:    13750 5eec451105342d404680363cc55304d4
    
    alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.0.27-2_alpha.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   334558 e9504463d1aeb92f2a9850f06731d37d
    
    amd64 architecture (AMD x86_64 (AMD64))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.0.27-2_amd64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   293844 0ae412e1fc143990be4c10c7c3ef27db
    
    arm architecture (ARM)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.0.27-2_arm.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   279548 f73c92834aa322530dd7ac8a5b7987b8
    
    hppa architecture (HP PA RISC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.0.27-2_hppa.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   301566 7cd905a3e7c890b691e60acf8a4ad179
    
    i386 architecture (Intel ia32)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.0.27-2_i386.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   280286 fc8b498709e17b015e6f5d2daa7044ec
    
    ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.0.27-2_ia64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   359728 adac044edb5a2062fd7e23f765c2b426
    
    m68k architecture (Motorola Mc680x0)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.0.27-2_m68k.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   263496 6b0aca240a56ecd34b41136a07d99723
    
    mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.0.27-2_mips.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   304440 72a10d56ada559dac2ef3d7d8ef5ba37
    
    mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.0.27-2_mipsel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   304524 7c7d31805416f4151e65c554e40bd5d5
    
    powerpc architecture (PowerPC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.0.27-2_powerpc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   290008 6be1203722742a5f04543e0b414b5fa1
    
    s390 architecture (IBM S/390)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.0.27-2_s390.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   288736 6d1f00a6dfffef9b48786b5d1f2dda86
    
    sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.0.27-2_sparc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   277652 3aed2b89373691601c8e6daa88ea2758
    
    Debian 4.0 (stable)
    - -------------------
    
    Stable updates are available for alpha, amd64, arm, hppa, i386, ia64, mips, mipsel, powerpc, s390 and sparc.
    
    Source archives:
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.2.12.04-1etch2.tar.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:  1323244 032465dca4842731ab78edb065d0caed
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.2.12.04-1etch2.dsc
        Size/MD5 checksum:      503 024c6dfc89a28dd7113b10eadad124fa
    
    alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.2.12.04-1etch2_alpha.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   550836 6fcf2d7f2652c098688d35e40a901b49
    
    amd64 architecture (AMD x86_64 (AMD64))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.2.12.04-1etch2_amd64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   500544 2ca8d84ecc72ace553ab24b99ebb90e9
    
    arm architecture (ARM)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.2.12.04-1etch2_arm.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   477186 2b6ba5db9a98ffdc38352d0a1b3cff84
    
    hppa architecture (HP PA RISC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.2.12.04-1etch2_hppa.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   522826 f6a32d023392e55de5358fb6b98643e4
    
    i386 architecture (Intel ia32)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.2.12.04-1etch2_i386.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   471410 7083cec7888c69efee3440ce59417dd8
    
    ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.2.12.04-1etch2_ia64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   661664 be8d5c96b8400c17e7624bf754fdd5b4
    
    mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.2.12.04-1etch2_mips.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   528270 8eab540505b58fdb2c2f3dc72d284a14
    
    mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.2.12.04-1etch2_mipsel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   529546 b72a7386b2ede6c4cfeb083ae43e5a4e
    
    powerpc architecture (PowerPC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.2.12.04-1etch2_powerpc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   487420 03cc439b6fdfc8dd222aba274ef4d539
    
    s390 architecture (IBM S/390)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.2.12.04-1etch2_s390.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   499454 cf0db50276a245147f57a0c556900a56
    
    sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/maradns/maradns_1.2.12.04-1etch2_sparc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   462932 8d32c8dc463c073a9c5621e6b98ac125
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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