Red Hat update for bind

by Carol~ Moderator - 12/7/12 9:47 AM

In Reply to: VULNERABILITIES / FIXES - December 07, 2012 by Carol~ Moderator

Release Date : 2012-12-07

Criticality level : Moderately critical
Impact : DoS
Where : From remote
Solution Status : Vendor Patch

Operating System : Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux HPC Node 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation 6

Description:
Red Hat has issued an update for bind. This fixes a vulnerability, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).

Solution:
Updated packages are available via Red Hat Network.

Original Advisory:
RHSA-2012:1549-1:
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1549.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/51481/