Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4089-1 bind9 -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 16 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 the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 1:9.9.5.dfsg-9+deb8u15.
For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 1:9.10.3.dfsg.P4-12.3+deb9u4.
We recommend that you upgrade your bind9 packages.
For the detailed security status of bind9 please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/bind9