Debian DSA-1341-2 : bind9 - design error
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 25851
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionThis update provides fixed packages for the oldstable distribution (sarge). For reference the original advisory text :
Amit Klein discovered that the BIND name server generates predictable DNS query IDs, which may lead to cache poisoning attacks.
SolutionUpgrade the BIND packages.
For the oldstable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in version 9.2.4-1sarge3. An update for mips, powerpc and hppa is not yet available, they will be released soon.
For the stable distribution (etch) this problem has been fixed in version 9.3.4-2etch1. An update for mips is not yet available, it will be released soon.