Bind Vulnerabilty Fixed in Multiple Ubuntu OSes

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http://news.softpedia.com – On October 10th, in a security notice Canonical published details about a QEMU vulnerability for its Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, Ubuntu 11.10, Ubuntu 11.04, Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, and Ubuntu 8.04 LTS operating systems. According to Canonical, Bind could be made to crash if it received specially crafted network traffic. It was discovered that Bind incorrectly handled certain specific combinations of RDATA. A remote attacker could use this flaw to cause Bind to crash, resulting in a denial of serv... (read more) (General)