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SuSE: New bind packages fix remote denial of service

This update for bind fixes the issue that specially crafted DNS queries could crash the bind name server. Updated packages are available from download.opensuse.org.

  SUSE Security Update: Security update for bind
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Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2011:1268-1
Rating:             important
References:         #727495 #730995 
Cross-References:   CVE-2011-4313
Affected Products:
                   SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1
                   SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware
                   SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
                   SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4
                   SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
                   SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4
                   SLE SDK 10 SP4
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  An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata
  is now available. It includes one version update.

Description:


  This update for bind fixes the issue that specially crafted
  DNS queries  could crash the bind name server
  (CVE-2011-4313
  <http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2011-4313
) .

  Additionally, a syntax check warning for include files as
  that one is  failing on every include file that only
  provides a snippet for the overall  configuration has been
  removed.

Indications:

  Everyone using the bind name server should update.

Patch Instructions:

  To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
  Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1:

     zypper in -t patch sdksp1-bind-5462

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware:

     zypper in -t patch slessp1-bind-5462

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1:

     zypper in -t patch slessp1-bind-5462

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1:

     zypper in -t patch sledsp1-bind-5462

  To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".


Package List:

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR5P1]:

     bind-devel-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1 (ppc64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR5P1]:

     bind-devel-32bit-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR5P1]:

     bind-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1
     bind-chrootenv-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1
     bind-doc-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1
     bind-libs-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1
     bind-utils-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware (x86_64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR5P1]:

     bind-libs-32bit-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR5P1]:

     bind-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1
     bind-chrootenv-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1
     bind-doc-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1
     bind-libs-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1
     bind-utils-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 (ppc64 s390x x86_64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR5P1]:

     bind-libs-32bit-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 (ia64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR5P1]:

     bind-libs-x86-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc s390x x86_64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR5P1]:

     bind-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1
     bind-chrootenv-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1
     bind-devel-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1
     bind-doc-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1
     bind-libs-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1
     bind-utils-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 (s390x x86_64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR5P1]:

     bind-libs-32bit-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 (ia64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR5P1]:

     bind-libs-x86-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 (ppc) [New Version: 9.6ESVR5P1]:

     bind-devel-64bit-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1
     bind-libs-64bit-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR5P1]:

     bind-libs-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1
     bind-utils-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 (x86_64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR5P1]:

     bind-libs-32bit-9.6ESVR5P1-0.2.4.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR5P1]:

     bind-libs-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1
     bind-utils-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 (x86_64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR5P1]:

     bind-libs-32bit-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1

  - SLE SDK 10 SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc s390x x86_64) [New Version: 9.6ESVR5P1]:

     bind-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1
     bind-chrootenv-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1
     bind-devel-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1
     bind-doc-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1

  - SLE SDK 10 SP4 (ppc) [New Version: 9.6ESVR5P1]:

     bind-devel-64bit-9.6ESVR5P1-0.9.1


References:

  http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-4313.html
  https://bugzilla.novell.com/727495
  https://bugzilla.novell.com/730995
  http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=02f16ad2f80852be5821cef61cdfd7f0
  http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=0c80fc3c343491f7eb7e6bc404ef7f33
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