Install BIND 9.9.7-P2 to fix vulnerability CVE-2015-5477

Reindl Harald h.reindl at
Mon Sep 7 10:30:10 UTC 2015

Am 07.09.2015 um 11:24 schrieb stavrostseriotis:
> I have a RedHat 5.11 machine and currently I am facing the issue with
> BIND vulnerability CVE-2015-5477. I cannot update my BIND using yum
> because I didn’t install BIND from RedHat at the first place so I need
> to do it manually.
> I downloaded the package of version 9.9.7-P2 from isc website but since
> it is not an rpm file I have to build it myself.
> I followed the instructions I found on website
> but it does not change the version of bind. I don’t know what I am doing
> wrong.
> I am wondering if you can give me a little guideline on how to build and
> install the new version.

you need to install the new build at the same build-prefix as the 
running one while you from the begin should have built your own RPM with 
rpmbuild and a SPEC-file based on the redhat rpm-spec

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