31 August 2018
Protect yourself against future threats.
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA256 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2018.2585 [DLA 1485-1] bind9 security update 31 August 2018 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: bind9 Operating System: Debian GNU/Linux 8 Impact/Access: Denial of Service -- Remote/Unauthenticated Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2018-5740 Reference: ESB-2018.2530 ESB-2018.2293 Original Bulletin: https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/08/msg00033.html - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- Package : bind9 Version : 1:9.9.5.dfsg-9+deb8u16 CVE ID : CVE-2018-5740 CVE-2018-5740 The "deny-answer-aliases" feature in BIND has a flaw which can cause named to exit with an assertion failure. For Debian 8 "Jessie", this problem has been fixed in version 1:9.9.5.dfsg-9+deb8u16. We recommend that you upgrade your bind9 packages. Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS - --------------------------END INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- You have received this e-mail bulletin as a result of your organisation's registration with AusCERT. The mailing list you are subscribed to is maintained within your organisation, so if you do not wish to continue receiving these bulletins you should contact your local IT manager. If you do not know who that is, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will forward your request to the appropriate person. NOTE: Third Party Rights This security bulletin is provided as a service to AusCERT's members. As AusCERT did not write the document quoted above, AusCERT has had no control over its content. The decision to follow or act on information or advice contained in this security bulletin is the responsibility of each user or organisation, and should be considered in accordance with your organisation's site policies and procedures. AusCERT takes no responsibility for consequences which may arise from following or acting on information or advice contained in this security bulletin. NOTE: This is only the original release of the security bulletin. It may not be updated when updates to the original are made. If downloading at a later date, it is recommended that the bulletin is retrieved directly from the author's website to ensure that the information is still current. Contact information for the authors of the original document is included in the Security Bulletin above. If you have any questions or need further information, please contact them directly. Previous advisories and external security bulletins can be retrieved from: https://www.auscert.org.au/bulletins/ =========================================================================== Australian Computer Emergency Response Team The University of Queensland Brisbane Qld 4072 Internet Email: email@example.com Facsimile: (07) 3365 7031 Telephone: (07) 3365 4417 (International: +61 7 3365 4417) AusCERT personnel answer during Queensland business hours which are GMT+10:00 (AEST). On call after hours for member emergencies only. =========================================================================== -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Comment: http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?it=1967 iQIVAwUBW4iuT2aOgq3Tt24GAQhY3w/+NIK382q8d+IVfs5AIAysX+HofXa8lY8x s8Gtbx7/rteMxZCXvbJTxmL5FwBstjzla2hMmwlAwVv/k9L+xMpylhPFZN4tUHaQ sfn7kNAUDEZxXhhq8oeqrovad9mUiQMtNqzyz766KoqRoYCaqgIxj5NkuqFG8pHd cUIPs5WBYhI+6umhCe471ZZNRKoFuBg3LhgtgSC6i1Xs+QAgFLMNSJpgD8L7WHnm oqEoLrASXC7uprJrQTPn3aFbF3bDCly/R9mr85dI3+p+NSWeGm5yXHQRiQlnK6H3 z3VNS2/1biBymvCnmmFVdP94DlbsjZ/cqi4uJfNaXcvqu4g1o/jRlk8KjfRZWYPe BVmQDVydI8vT2/GmhpSUSmb723IdpUEql+4Jlq6xXazDiQxD9p8khkeCsZRdCvZc G7cObeWjmoGM3eBThGtOfHncHsAePjvlBvqcGfR33WvPIoaFj/bnzR65emCRW05P qJyak+ERgmnldk4iI8JEgwUf8n8sAoUlGXSzG6jrS4SIvuffmsDZ9xqV6oYI1Yjd nWwm4NMot9j8GR7vm65Utp4e6Ev2BehwivzPM6nYI9wGB8iqnjpj5yWfdYpNwJ2/ U7eI82tbTV6y4VOGinhdBn+4W7sqivDtO1/27qMO/zaOy/ocXlRbwaw12PmRUxJV ZBlMN28QTto= =unnf -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----