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Ubuntu: USN-4197-1 (CVE-2019-6477): Bind vulnerability

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Ubuntu: USN-4197-1 (CVE-2019-6477): Bind vulnerability

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/21/2019
Created
11/26/2019
Added
11/22/2019
Modified
01/22/2020

Description

Details for this vulnerability have not been published by NIST at this point. Descriptions from software vendor advisories for this issue are provided below.

From USN-4197-1:

It was discovered that Bind incorrectly handled certain TCP-pipelined

queries. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to cause Bind to

consume resources, resulting in a denial of service.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-bind9

References

  • ubuntu-upgrade-bind9

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