Fedora 11: bind Security Update

    Date27 Nov 2009
    CategoryFedora
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Update to 9.6.1-P2 release which contains following fix: * Additional section of response could be cached without successful DNSSEC validation even if DNSSEC validation is enabled
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2009-12218
    2009-11-27 21:02:09
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    Name        : bind
    Product     : Fedora 11
    Version     : 9.6.1
    Release     : 7.P2.fc11
    URL         : http://www.isc.org/products/BIND/
    Summary     : The Berkeley Internet Name Domain (BIND) DNS (Domain Name System) server
    Description :
    BIND (Berkeley Internet Name Domain) is an implementation of the DNS
    (Domain Name System) protocols. BIND includes a DNS server (named),
    which resolves host names to IP addresses; a resolver library
    (routines for applications to use when interfacing with DNS); and
    tools for verifying that the DNS server is operating properly.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    Update to 9.6.1-P2 release which contains following fix:    * Additional section
    of response could be cached without successful DNSSEC validation even if DNSSEC
    validation is enabled
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Wed Nov 25 2009 Adam Tkac  32:9.6.1-7.P2
    - update to 9.6.1-P2 (CVE-2009-4022)
    * Mon Sep 21 2009 Adam Tkac  32:9.6.1-6.P1
    - determine file size via `stat` instead of `ls` (#523682)
    * Tue Sep 15 2009 Adam Tkac  32:9.6.1-5.P1
    - fix libs postun section again (#514728)
    - improve chroot related documentation (#507795)
    - add NetworkManager dispatcher script to reload named when network interface is
      activated/deactivated (#490275)
    - don't set/unset named_write_master_zones SELinux boolean every time in 
      initscript, modify it only when it's actually needed
    * Thu Sep  3 2009 Martin Nagy  32:9.6.1-4.P1.1
    - update the patch for dynamic loading of database backends
    * Wed Jul 29 2009 Adam Tkac  32:9.6.1-4.P1
    - 9.6.1-P1 release (CVE-2009-0696)
    - fix postun trigger (#513016, hopefully)
    * Mon Jul 13 2009 Adam Tkac  32:9.6.1-3
    - fix broken symlinks in bind-libs (#509635)
    - fix typos in /etc/sysconfig/named (#509650)
    - add DEBUG option to /etc/sysconfig/named (#510283)
    * Wed Jun 24 2009 Adam Tkac  32:9.6.1-2
    - improved "chroot automount" patches (#504596)
    - host should fail if specified server doesn't respond (#507469)
    * Thu Jun 18 2009 Adam Tkac  32:9.6.1-1
    - 9.6.1 release
    - simplify chroot maintenance. Important files and directories are mounted into
      chroot (see /etc/sysconfig/named for more info, #504596)
    - fix doc/named.conf.default perms
    * Wed May 27 2009 Adam Tkac  32:9.6.1-0.4.rc1
    - 9.6.1rc1 release
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #538744 - CVE-2009-4022 bind: cache poisoning using not validated DNSSEC responses
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=538744
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    This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
    su -c 'yum update bind' at the command line.
    For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
    available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.
    
    All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
    GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
    http://fedoraproject.org/keys
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