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[DSA1172] DSA-1172-1 bind9 Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Two vulnerabilities have been discovered in BIND9, the Berkeley
Internet Name Domain server. The first relates to SIG query
processing and the second relates to a condition that can trigger an
INSIST failure, both lead to a denial of service.
For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your bind9 package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1172
Threat Level: High
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