(RHSA-2018:0488) Important: bind security update

2018-03-12T22:09:34
ID RHSA-2018:0488
Type redhat
Reporter RedHat
Modified 2018-03-12T22:20:55

Description

The Berkeley Internet Name Domain (BIND) is an implementation of the Domain Name System (DNS) protocols. BIND includes a DNS server (named); a resolver library (routines for applications to use when interfacing with DNS); and tools for verifying that the DNS server is operating correctly.

Security Fix(es):

  • bind: Improper fetch cleanup sequencing in the resolver can cause named to crash (CVE-2017-3145)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Red Hat would like to thank ISC for reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges Jayachandran Palanisamy (Cygate AB) as the original reporter.