Slackware: 2020-170-01: bind Security Update

    Date 18 Jun 2020
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    New bind packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and -current to fix a security issue.
    
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    [slackware-security]  bind (SSA:2020-170-01)
    
    New bind packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and -current to
    fix a security issue.
    
    
    Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:
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    patches/packages/bind-9.11.20-i586-1_slack14.2.txz:  Upgraded.
      This update fixes a security issue:
      It was possible to trigger an INSIST in lib/dns/rbtdb.c:new_reference() with
      a particular zone content and query patterns.
      For more information, see:
        https://kb.isc.org/docs/cve-2020-8619
        https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-8619
      (* Security fix *)
    +--------------------------+
    
    
    Where to find the new packages:
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    Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
    (https://osuosl.org) for donating FTP and rsync hosting
    to the Slackware project!  :-)
    
    Also see the "Get Slack" section on https://slackware.com for
    additional mirror sites near you.
    
    Updated package for Slackware 14.0:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.0/patches/packages/bind-9.11.20-i486-1_slack14.0.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.0/patches/packages/bind-9.11.20-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware 14.1:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.1/patches/packages/bind-9.11.20-i486-1_slack14.1.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.1:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.1/patches/packages/bind-9.11.20-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware 14.2:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.2/patches/packages/bind-9.11.20-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.2/patches/packages/bind-9.11.20-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware -current:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/n/bind-9.16.4-i586-1.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/n/bind-9.16.4-x86_64-1.txz
    
    
    MD5 signatures:
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    Slackware 14.0 package:
    a27fd673dcc979eaf49bc7fd21f783aa  bind-9.11.20-i486-1_slack14.0.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
    7c89a4bc798ed00503d33cce779dd789  bind-9.11.20-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz
    
    Slackware 14.1 package:
    97fe233e50455cbf7d725ff79b2238b4  bind-9.11.20-i486-1_slack14.1.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
    77a1327539bf1d29d3162a8d06c8de0c  bind-9.11.20-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz
    
    Slackware 14.2 package:
    d77e5359a135e726dbff1d06a0bc07af  bind-9.11.20-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
    db4e73baa2ffc9f42e87a82e63142c99  bind-9.11.20-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Slackware -current package:
    e39c999b1c0faddb5a8a86807bc4932e  n/bind-9.16.4-i586-1.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 -current package:
    0969b416563bd49108cf32074ab8843f  n/bind-9.16.4-x86_64-1.txz
    
    
    Installation instructions:
    +------------------------+
    
    Upgrade the package as root:
    # upgradepkg bind-9.11.20-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Then, restart the name server:
    
    # /etc/rc.d/rc.bind restart
    
    
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