Important: bind

2014-09-15T23:18:00
ID ALAS-2013-214
Type amazon
Reporter Amazon
Modified 2014-09-15T23:18:00

Description

Issue Overview:

A denial of service flaw was found in BIND. A remote attacker could use this flaw to send a specially-crafted DNS query to named that, when processed, would cause named to crash when rejecting the malformed query. (CVE-2013-4854 __)

Affected Packages:

bind

Issue Correction:
Run yum update bind to update your system.

New Packages:

i686:  
    bind-utils-9.8.2-0.17.rc1.30.amzn1.i686  
    bind-devel-9.8.2-0.17.rc1.30.amzn1.i686  
    bind-sdb-9.8.2-0.17.rc1.30.amzn1.i686  
    bind-libs-9.8.2-0.17.rc1.30.amzn1.i686  
    bind-debuginfo-9.8.2-0.17.rc1.30.amzn1.i686  
    bind-chroot-9.8.2-0.17.rc1.30.amzn1.i686  
    bind-9.8.2-0.17.rc1.30.amzn1.i686

src:  
    bind-9.8.2-0.17.rc1.30.amzn1.src

x86_64:  
    bind-debuginfo-9.8.2-0.17.rc1.30.amzn1.x86_64  
    bind-libs-9.8.2-0.17.rc1.30.amzn1.x86_64  
    bind-utils-9.8.2-0.17.rc1.30.amzn1.x86_64  
    bind-devel-9.8.2-0.17.rc1.30.amzn1.x86_64  
    bind-sdb-9.8.2-0.17.rc1.30.amzn1.x86_64  
    bind-chroot-9.8.2-0.17.rc1.30.amzn1.x86_64  
    bind-9.8.2-0.17.rc1.30.amzn1.x86_64