Bind Vulnerability Fixed for Ubuntu 12.10 and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

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http://news.softpedia.com – On December 6, Canonical published in a security notice details about a Bind vulnerability for its Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal) and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin) operating systems. According to Canonical, Bind could have been made to crash if it received specially-crafted network traffic. It was discovered that Bind incorrectly handled certain crafted queries when DNS64 was enabled. A remote attacker could have used this flaw to cause Bind to crash, resulting ... (read more) (General)