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SuSE: New bind packages fix denial of service

This update provides bind 9.6ESVR4P1 which fixes a denial of service vulnerability that can be triggered by very large RRSIG RRsets in a negative response and crash named. Updated packages are available from download.opensuse.org.

  SUSE Security Update: bind
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Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2011:0608-1
Rating:             important
References:         #696585 
Affected Products:
                   SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4
                   SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4
                   SLE SDK 10 SP4
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  An update that contains security fixes can now be
  installed. It includes one version update.

Description:


  This update provides bind 9.6ESVR4P1 which fixes a denial
  of service  vulnerability that can be triggered by very
  large RRSIG RRsets in a  negative response and crash named.
  (CVE-2011-1910
  <http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2011-1910
)

  It further provides a fix for a defect which may cause
  queries for .com  names to fail with validation errors when
  DNSSEC records for the .com zone  are initially inserted
  into the root zone.

  Please refer to
  https://www.isc.org/software/bind/new-features/9.6
  <https://www.isc.org/software/bind/new-features/9.6> for
  more information  on additional improvements and bug fixes.

Indications:

  Every user of Bind9 should update.


Package List:

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc s390x x86_64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR4P1]:

     bind-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1
     bind-chrootenv-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1
     bind-devel-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1
     bind-doc-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1
     bind-libs-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1
     bind-utils-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 (s390x x86_64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR4P1]:

     bind-libs-32bit-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 (ia64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR4P1]:

     bind-libs-x86-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 (ppc) [New Version: 9.6ESVR4P1]:

     bind-devel-64bit-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1
     bind-libs-64bit-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR4P1]:

     bind-libs-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1
     bind-utils-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 (x86_64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR4P1]:

     bind-libs-32bit-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1

  - SLE SDK 10 SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc s390x x86_64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR4P1]:

     bind-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1
     bind-chrootenv-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1
     bind-devel-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1
     bind-doc-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1

  - SLE SDK 10 SP4 (ppc) [New Version: 9.6ESVR4P1]:

     bind-devel-64bit-9.6ESVR4P1-0.12.1


References:

  https://bugzilla.novell.com/696585
  http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=a1d2052c172e9b480eca0dec27439b16
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