BIND 9.9.7-P3 is now available.

Michael McNally mcnally at isc.org
Wed Sep 2 19:55:45 UTC 2015


Introduction

   This document summarizes changes since BIND 9.9.7.

   BIND 9.9.7-P2 addresses security issues described in CVE-2015-5722 and
   CVE-2015-5986.

   BIND 9.9.7-P2 addresses a security issue described in CVE-2015-5477.

   BIND 9.9.7-P1 addresses a security issue described in CVE-2015-4620.

Download

   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.

Security Fixes

     * An incorrect boundary check in the OPENPGPKEY rdatatype could
       trigger an assertion failure. This flaw is disclosed in
       CVE-2015-5986. [RT #40286]
     * A buffer accounting error could trigger an assertion failure when
       parsing certain malformed DNSSEC keys.
       This flaw was discovered by Hanno Boeck of the Fuzzing
       Project, and is disclosed in CVE-2015-5722. [RT #40212]
     * A specially crafted query could trigger an assertion failure in
       message.c.
       This flaw was discovered by Jonathan Foote, and is disclosed in
       CVE-2015-5477. [RT #39795]
     * On servers configured to perform DNSSEC validation, an assertion
       failure could be triggered on answers from a specially configured
       server.
       This flaw was discovered by Breno Silveira Soares, and is disclosed
       in CVE-2015-4620. [RT #39795]

New Features

     * None

Feature Changes

     * None

Bug Fixes

     * None

End of Life

   The BIND 9.9 (Extended Support Version) will be supported until June,
   2017. https://www.isc.org/downloads/software-support-policy/

Thank You

   Thank you to everyone who assisted us in making this release possible.
   If you would like to contribute to ISC to assist us in continuing to
   make quality open source software, please visit our donations page at
   http://www.isc.org/donate/.


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