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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 201502-03

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 201502-03
Posted Feb 9, 2015
Authored by Gentoo | Site security.gentoo.org

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 201502-3 - Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in BIND, allowing remote attackers to cause a denial of service condition. Versions less than 9.10.1_p1 are affected.

tags | advisory, remote, denial of service, vulnerability
systems | linux, gentoo
advisories | CVE-2014-3214, CVE-2014-8500, CVE-2014-8680
SHA-256 | 29996efc17656791f375ebed3e7ae8acf9c6003f05f2581f63f8031372d6ef5a

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 201502-03

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Severity: Normal
Title: BIND: Multiple Vulnerabilities
Date: February 07, 2015
Bugs: #531998
ID: 201502-03

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in BIND, allowing remote
attackers to cause a
denial of service condition.

Background
==========

BIND (Berkeley Internet Name Domain) is a Name Server.

Affected packages
=================

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Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected
-------------------------------------------------------------------
1 net-dns/bind < 9.10.1_p1 >= 9.10.1_p1

Description
===========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in BIND. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
======

A remote attacker can cause a denial of service condition by the lack
of GeoIP databases, or via a large or infinite number of referrals.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All bind users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-dns/bind-9.10.1_p1"

References
==========

[ 1 ] CVE-2014-3214
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-3214
[ 2 ] CVE-2014-8500
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-8500
[ 3 ] CVE-2014-8680
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-8680

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201502-03.xml

Concerns?
=========

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
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Copyright 2015 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5
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