BIND 9.11.0-P1 is now available

Brian Conry bconry at
Tue Nov 1 21:56:50 UTC 2016


   This document summarizes changes since BIND 9.11.0:

   BIND 9.11.0-P1 addresses the security issue described in CVE-2016-8864.


   The latest versions of BIND 9 software can always be found at
   [1] There you will find additional
   information about each release, source code, and pre-compiled versions
   for Microsoft Windows operating systems.

Security Fixes

     * It was possible to trigger assertions when processing a
       response. This flaw is disclosed in CVE-2016-8864. [RT #43465]

New Features


Feature Changes


Porting Changes


Bug Fixes


End of Life

   The end of life for BIND 9.11 is yet to be determined but will not be
   before BIND 9.13.0 has been released for 6 months.

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

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