Security Update for Open Source BIND

by Developer.com Staff

BIND gets security fix to prevent denial-of-service.

The H Security reported that the Internet Systems Consortium has issued security updates to the open source BIND name server.

The new code fixes a DNSSEC-related vulnerability that could lead to denial-of-service attacks.

"According to the relevant advisory, the server's domain validation code contains a flaw that can cause an NXDomain to be regarded as validated although it isn't."

This article was originally published on Tuesday Jan 26th 2010
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