Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3306-1 pdns -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 09 Jul 2015
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2015-5470.
- More information:
Toshifumi Sakaguchi discovered that the patch applied to pdns, an authoritative DNS server, fixing CVE-2015-1868, was insufficient in some cases, allowing remote attackers to cause a denial of service (service-affecting CPU spikes and in some cases a crash).
For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 3.4.1-4+deb8u2.
For the testing distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 3.4.5-1.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 3.4.5-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your pdns packages.