Mandrake: Updated bind packages fix
Posted by Joseph Shakespeare   
Mandrake A vulnerability was discovered in BIND version 9.3.0 where a remote attacker may be able to cause named to exit prematurely, causing a Denial of Service due to an incorrect assumption in the validator function authvalidated(). The updated packages have been patched to prevent this problem.
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                 Mandrakelinux Security Update Advisory
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 Package name:           bind
 Advisory ID:            MDKSA-2005:023
 Date:                   January 26th, 2005

 Affected versions:	 10.1
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 Problem Description:

 A vulnerability was discovered in BIND version 9.3.0 where a remote
 attacker may be able to cause named to exit prematurely, causing a
 Denial of Service due to an incorrect assumption in the validator
 function authvalidated().
 
 The updated packages have been patched to prevent this problem.
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 References:

  http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CAN-2005-0034
  http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/938617
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 Updated Packages:
  
 Mandrakelinux 10.1:
 2c3b0b567b122b32672834813099ace9  10.1/RPMS/bind-9.3.0-3.1.101mdk.i586.rpm
 f9e226057c52236b13631ffe032f6bc2  10.1/RPMS/bind-devel-9.3.0-3.1.101mdk.i586.rpm
 e6a4b508f747a26af2e98d879cb1127e  10.1/RPMS/bind-utils-9.3.0-3.1.101mdk.i586.rpm
 bcfc92436972a46b3788ec38edfd45d9  10.1/SRPMS/bind-9.3.0-3.1.101mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 10.1/X86_64:
 1e497338a4c775afd571157c94b7a954  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/bind-9.3.0-3.1.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 9e61bddc45238b768bc2f93948a9024b  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/bind-devel-9.3.0-3.1.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 17cf2955482bc6c3523b0123ca2010d9  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/bind-utils-9.3.0-3.1.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 bcfc92436972a46b3788ec38edfd45d9  x86_64/10.1/SRPMS/bind-9.3.0-3.1.101mdk.src.rpm
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 To upgrade automatically use MandrakeUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandrakesoft for security.  You can obtain
 the GPG public key of the Mandrakelinux Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandrakelinux at:

  http://www.mandrakesoft.com/security/advisories

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_linux-mandrake.com

 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Linux Mandrake Security Team