Date: 03 September 2007
References: AL-2007.0089 ESB-2007.0590
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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
ESB-2007.0668 -- [Tru64]
HP Tru64 UNIX or HP Tru64 Internet Express running BIND,
Remote DNS Cache Poisoning
3 September 2007
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: BIND 9
Operating System: HP Tru64
Impact: Provide Misleading Information
CVE Names: CVE-2007-2926
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c01154600
HPSBTU02256 SSRT071449 rev.1 - HP Tru64 UNIX or HP Tru64 Internet Express running BIND, Remote DNS Cache Poisoning
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.
Release Date: 2007-08-29
Last Updated: 2007-08-29
Potential Security Impact: Remote DNS cache poisoning
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
A potential security vulnerability has been reported on the HP Tru64 Operating System or HP Tru64 Internet Express (IX) when running BIND. The vulnerability could be exploited remotely to poison the DNS cache.
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
The following supported software versions are affected:
HP Tru64 UNIX v 5.1B-4
HP Tru64 UNIX v 5.1B-3
HP Internet Express for Tru64 UNIX (IX) v 6.6 running BIND
Until the update is available in the mainstream product release, HP is releasing the following setld-based patch kits publicly for use by any customer.
The resolutions contained in patch kits are targeted for availability in the following mainstream product release:
HP Tru64 UNIX v 5.1B-5
HP Internet Express for Tru64 UNIX v 6.7
The kits distribute the following:
HP Tru64 UNIX v 5.1B-4
Prerequisite: HP Tru64 UNIX v 5.1B-4 PK6 (BL27)
HP Tru64 UNIX v 5.1B-3
Prerequisite: HP Tru64 UNIX v 5.1B-3 PK5 (BL26)
HP Internet Express for Tru64 UNIX v 6.6
Note: Customers who use IX v 6.6 running BIND should install the HP Tru64 UNIX ERP kit appropriate for their supported operating system version
PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION
Version:1 (rev.1) - 29 August 2007 Initial release.
Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches which are to be installed on systems running HP software products should be applied in accordance with the customer's patch management policy.
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TU = HP Tru64 UNIX
UX = HP-UX
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System management and security procedures must be reviewed frequently to maintain system integrity. HP is continually reviewing and enhancing the security features of software products to provide customers with current secure solutions.
"HP is broadly distributing this Security Bulletin in order to bring to the attention of users of the affected HP products the important security information contained in this Bulletin. HP recommends that all users determine the applicability of this information to their individual situations and take appropriate action. HP does not warrant that this information is necessarily accurate or complete for all user situations and, consequently, HP will not be responsible for any damages resulting from user's use or disregard of the information provided in this Bulletin. To the extent permitted by law, HP disclaims all warranties, either express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement."
ęCopyright 2007 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
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