SOL6612 - BIND 9: Multiple DoS vulnerabilities VU#697164 and VU#915404

ID SOL6612
Type f5
Reporter f5
Modified 2015-03-20T00:00:00


This security advisory describes multiple BIND 9 denial of service vulnerabilities. For information about this advisory, refer to the Internet Systems Consortium website at the following location:


F5 Networks Product Development is tracking this issue as ID 314714 (formerly CR68956) and ID 264730 (formerly CR68957) for the BIG-IP version 9.x software branches.

This issue was fixed in BIG-IP versions 9.1.3, 9.2.5, 9.3.0 and 9.4.1. For information about upgrading, refer to the BIG-IP Release Notes.

F5 Networks Product Development also tracked this issue as ID 335877 (formerly CR68958) for the Enterprise Manager software branch, and it was fixed in Enterprise Manager version 1.2. For information about upgrading, refer to the Enterprise Manager Release Notes.


F5 Networks has made a version-specific patch available that addresses these CRs. You can download the BIND-VU697164-VU915404 patch from the F5 Networks Downloads site for your specific software version.

For information about downloading software, refer to SOL167: Downloading software from F5 Networks.