Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1255-1 bind9 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 21 Jan 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-3145.
- More information:
Jayachandran Palanisamy of Cygate AB reported that BIND, a DNS server implementation, was improperly sequencing cleanup operations, leading in some cases to a use-after-free error, triggering an assertion failure and crash in named.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 1:9.8.4.dfsg.P1-6+nmu2+deb7u19.
We recommend that you upgrade your bind9 packages.
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