[SECURITY] Fedora 16 Update: bind-9.8.3-2.P1.fc16

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Fedora Update Notification
2012-06-07 01:38:15

Name        : bind
Product     : Fedora 16
Version     : 9.8.3
Release     : 2.P1.fc16
URL         : http://www.isc.org/products/BIND/
Summary     : The Berkeley Internet Name Domain (BIND) DNS (Domain Name System) server
Description :
BIND (Berkeley Internet Name Domain) is an implementation of the DNS
(Domain Name System) protocols. BIND includes a DNS server (named),
which resolves host names to IP addresses; a resolver library
(routines for applications to use when interfacing with DNS); and
tools for verifying that the DNS server is operating properly.

Update Information:

Update to the latest upstream release which fixes CVE-2012-1667. More information is available on http://www.isc.org/software/bind/advisories/cve-2012-1667

* Mon Jun  4 2012 Adam Tkac <atkac redhat com> 32:9.8.3-2.P1
- update to 9.8.3-P1 (CVE-2012-1667)
* Thu May 24 2012 Adam Tkac <atkac redhat com> 32:9.8.3-1
- update to 9.8.3
* Tue Apr 24 2012 Adam Tkac <atkac redhat com> 32:9.8.2-1
- update to 9.8.2
- bind-9.5-overflow.patch is no longer needed
* Fri Mar 16 2012 Adam Tkac <atkac redhat com> 32:9.8.2-0.4.rc2
- update to 9.8.2rc2
* Fri Mar 16 2012 Adam Tkac <atkac redhat com> 32:9.8.2-0.3.rc1
- load dynamic DB plugins later
* Mon Jan 23 2012 Adam Tkac <atkac redhat com> 32:9.8.2-0.2.rc1
- update to 9.8.2rc1
* Wed Dec 14 2011 Adam Tkac <atkac redhat com> 32:9.8.2-0.1.b1
- update to 9.8.2b1
- patches merged
  - bind97-rh700097.patch
* Wed Dec  7 2011 Adam Tkac <atkac redhat com> 32:9.8.1-5.P1
- ship dns/forward.h in -devel subpkg
* Wed Nov 16 2011 Adam Tkac <atkac redhat com> 32:9.8.1-4.P1
- update to 9.8.1-P1 (CVE-2011-4313)
* Mon Sep 26 2011 Adam Tkac <atkac redhat com> 32:9.8.1-3
- remove deps filter, it is no longer needed (#739663)

  [ 1 ] Bug #828078 - CVE-2012-1667 bind: handling of zero length rdata can cause named to terminate unexpectedly

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update bind' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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