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Ubuntu: USN-2837-1 (CVE-2015-8000): Bind vulnerability

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Ubuntu: USN-2837-1 (CVE-2015-8000): Bind vulnerability

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/15/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/18/2015
Modified
09/19/2017

Description

db.c in named in ISC BIND 9.x before 9.9.8-P2 and 9.10.x before 9.10.3-P2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (REQUIRE assertion failure and daemon exit) via a malformed class attribute.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-bind9

References

  • ubuntu-upgrade-bind9

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