Debian DLA-308-1 : bind9 security update
High Nessus Plugin ID 85888
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionHanno Böck from the Fuzzing Project discovered that incorrect validation of DNSSEC-signed records in the Bind DNS server could result in denial of service.
For Debian 6 'Squeeze', this issue has been fixed in bind9 version 1:9.7.3.dfsg-1~squeeze17. We recomend you to upgrade your bind9 packages.
Learn more about the Debian Long Term Support (LTS) Project and how to apply these updates at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS/
NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.