Security update for bind

SUSE Security Update: Security update for bind
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2016:2696-1
Rating: important
References: #1007829
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS

  • An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

    Description:


    This update for bind fixes the following security issue:

    - A defect in BIND's handling of responses containing a DNAME answer had
    the potential to trigger assertion errors in the server remotely,
    thereby facilitating a denial-of-service attack. (CVE-2016-8864,
    bsc#1007829).

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-2016-1587=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2016-1587=1

    To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12 (noarch):
      • bind-doc-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12 (x86_64):
      • bind-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
      • bind-chrootenv-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
      • bind-debuginfo-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
      • bind-debugsource-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
      • bind-libs-32bit-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
      • bind-libs-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
      • bind-libs-debuginfo-32bit-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
      • bind-libs-debuginfo-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
      • bind-utils-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
      • bind-utils-debuginfo-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
      • bind-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
      • bind-chrootenv-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
      • bind-debuginfo-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
      • bind-debugsource-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
      • bind-libs-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
      • bind-libs-debuginfo-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
      • bind-utils-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
      • bind-utils-debuginfo-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS (s390x x86_64):
      • bind-libs-32bit-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
      • bind-libs-debuginfo-32bit-9.9.9P1-28.23.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS (noarch):
      • bind-doc-9.9.9P1-28.23.1

    References: