Slackware: 2013-218-01: bind: Security Update
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Slackware New bind packages are available for Slackware 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, 14.0, and -current to fix a security issue. [More Info...]
[slackware-security]  bind (SSA:2013-218-01)

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


Here are the details from the Slackware 14.0 ChangeLog:
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patches/packages/bind-9.9.3_P2-i486-1_slack14.0.txz:  Upgraded.
  This update fixes a security issue where a specially crafted query can cause
  BIND to terminate abnormally, resulting in a denial of service.
  For more information, see:
    https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01015
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-4854
  (* Security fix *)
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Where to find the new packages:
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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-9.8.5_P2-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 12.2:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-12.2/patches/packages/bind-9.8.5_P2-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 13.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.0/patches/packages/bind-9.8.5_P2-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-9.8.5_P2-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware 13.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.1/patches/packages/bind-9.8.5_P2-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-9.8.5_P2-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware 13.37:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.37/patches/packages/bind-9.8.5_P2-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-9.8.5_P2-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware 14.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.0/patches/packages/bind-9.9.3_P2-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.0/patches/packages/bind-9.9.3_P2-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/n/bind-9.9.3_P2-i486-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/n/bind-9.9.3_P2-x86_64-1.txz


MD5 signatures:
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Slackware 12.1 package:
b71ecb3585584e533a3120fb5b455108  bind-9.8.5_P2-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz

Slackware 12.2 package:
636519bd25abc6d98fe888b69b0cb7ab  bind-9.8.5_P2-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz

Slackware 13.0 package:
6aca45be4b57ad94424055ec2c0be44f  bind-9.8.5_P2-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.0 package:
d4be81a262b7d43d04c370f54749c27e  bind-9.8.5_P2-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware 13.1 package:
b1398b8594850bfcfefc80a9771750c9  bind-9.8.5_P2-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.1 package:
5a4c6cd8631b928ec499583bed4950cb  bind-9.8.5_P2-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware 13.37 package:
695ccd0073b9ac5e77f97baf3d59664b  bind-9.8.5_P2-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.37 package:
a8a263ce4cd00596666fe24dcc5c49ef  bind-9.8.5_P2-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware 14.0 package:
33044470839cbf0a3948debfec9acc8e  bind-9.9.3_P2-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
080e68a54e368d2c19a35004be00c971  bind-9.9.3_P2-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware -current package:
23363bfc2bc8056cade9feca02521ae2  n/bind-9.9.3_P2-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
47f3d5dfcc55a467aee082174552c7a4  n/bind-9.9.3_P2-x86_64-1.txz


Installation instructions:
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Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg bind-9.9.3_P2-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Then, restart the name server:

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


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