BIND 9.9.8-P2 is now available
mcnally at isc.org
Tue Dec 15 21:17:04 UTC 2015
This document summarizes changes since BIND 9.9.8:
BIND 9.9.8-P2 addresses security issues described in CVE-2015-3193
(OpenSSL), CVE-2015-8000 and CVE-2015-8461.
BIND 9.9.8-P1 was incomplete and was withdrawn prior to publication.
The latest versions of BIND 9 software can always be found at
http://www.isc.org/downloads/. There you will find additional
information about each release, source code, and pre-compiled versions
for Microsoft Windows operating systems.
* Named is potentially vulnerable to the OpenSSL vulnerabilty
described in CVE-2015-3193.
* Incorrect reference counting could result in an INSIST failure if a
socket error occurred while performing a lookup. This flaw is
disclosed in CVE-2015-8461. [RT#40945]
* Insufficient testing when parsing a message allowed records with an
incorrect class to be be accepted, triggering a REQUIRE failure
when those records were subsequently cached. This flaw is disclosed
in CVE-2015-8000. [RT #40987]
* Updated the compiled in addresses for H.ROOT-SERVERS.NET.
End of Life
The BIND 9.9 (Extended Support Version) will be supported until June,
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