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Slackware: 2012-257-01: bind: Security Update Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Slackware New bind packages are available for Slackware 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, and -current to fix a security issue. [More Info...]
[slackware-security]  bind (SSA:2012-257-01)

New bind packages are available for Slackware 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, 13.1, 13.37,
and -current to fix a security issue.


Here are the details from the Slackware 13.37 ChangeLog:
+--------------------------+
patches/packages/bind-9.7.6_P3-i486-1_slack13.37.txz:  Upgraded.
  This update fixes a security issue where named could crash on a specially
  crafted record.  [RT #30416]
  (* Security fix *)
+--------------------------+


Where to find the new packages:
+-----------------------------+

Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
(http://osuosl.org) for donating FTP and rsync hosting
to the Slackware project!  :-)

Also see the "Get Slack" section on http://slackware.com for
additional mirror sites near you.

Updated package for Slackware 12.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-12.1/patches/packages/bind-9.7.6_P3-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 12.2:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-12.2/patches/packages/bind-9.7.6_P3-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 13.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.0/patches/packages/bind-9.7.6_P3-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.0/patches/packages/bind-9.7.6_P3-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware 13.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.1/patches/packages/bind-9.7.6_P3-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.1/patches/packages/bind-9.7.6_P3-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware 13.37:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.37/patches/packages/bind-9.7.6_P3-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.37:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.37/patches/packages/bind-9.7.6_P3-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/n/bind-9.9.1_P3-i486-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/n/bind-9.9.1_P3-x86_64-1.txz


MD5 signatures:
+-------------+

Slackware 12.1 package:
938f69331ed3a3b899a389b32c9146c2  bind-9.7.6_P3-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz

Slackware 12.2 package:
c8298568f3ced83874a6249f4d6837e2  bind-9.7.6_P3-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz

Slackware 13.0 package:
f2d5fe887610219c470dbeca820be1bd  bind-9.7.6_P3-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.0 package:
0bc9402be113069e2a739a9d67ce2e4a  bind-9.7.6_P3-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware 13.1 package:
7a07e7258b644f9563ced540dfebde95  bind-9.7.6_P3-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.1 package:
3bfac2cd06c9414f802e8196b01f5b0a  bind-9.7.6_P3-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware 13.37 package:
d8bb47c0239269a4bc50abe239b08f17  bind-9.7.6_P3-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.37 package:
120ce7a68696d1328ee9ab0f23e370fc  bind-9.7.6_P3-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware -current package:
b2b7ba05349ad9aa1ef8ebd110132d3e  n/bind-9.9.1_P3-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
97b2b2ccbbc22e91c0a7451f4d25c1ae  n/bind-9.9.1_P3-x86_64-1.txz


Installation instructions:
+------------------------+

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg bind-9.7.6_P3-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Then, restart the name server:

# /etc/rc.d/rc.bind restart


+-----+

Slackware Linux Security Team
http://slackware.com/gpg-key
security@slackware.com
 
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