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From: Slackware Security Team <>
Subject: [slackware-security] bind (SSA:2010-176-01)
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2010 11:32:41 -0700 (PDT)
Hash: SHA1

[slackware-security]  bind (SSA:2010-176-01)

New bind packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, 10.0, 10.1, 10.2,
11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, 13.1, and -current to fix security issues when
DNSSEC is enabled (which is not the default setting).

Here are the details from the Slackware 13.1 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/bind-9.4.3_P5-i486-1_slack13.1.txz:  Upgraded.
  This fixes possible DNS cache poisoning attacks when DNSSEC is enabled
  and checking is disabled (CD).
  For more information, see:
  (* Security fix *)

Where to find the new packages:

HINT:  Getting slow download speeds from
Give a try.  This is another primary FTP site
for Slackware that can be considerably faster than downloading
directly from

Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
( for donating additional FTP and rsync hosting
to the Slackware project!  :-)

Also see the "Get Slack" section on for
additional mirror sites near you.

Updated package for Slackware 8.1:

Updated package for Slackware 9.0:

Updated package for Slackware 9.1:

Updated package for Slackware 10.0:

Updated package for Slackware 10.1:

Updated package for Slackware 10.2:

Updated package for Slackware 11.0:

Updated package for Slackware 12.0:

Updated package for Slackware 12.1:

Updated package for Slackware 12.2:

Updated package for Slackware 13.0:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.0:

Updated package for Slackware 13.1:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.1:

Updated package for Slackware -current:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 8.1 package:
c78e8a6cde34015681063a3d1c40c6c1  bind-9.4.3_P5-i386-1_slack8.1.tgz

Slackware 9.0 package:
9fcb18dfc779ecc7f6d69171e398c620  bind-9.4.3_P5-i386-1_slack9.0.tgz

Slackware 9.1 package:
3eb9a4b1973b6a3a2f779a3038269a31  bind-9.4.3_P5-i486-1_slack9.1.tgz

Slackware 10.0 package:
7e11d017c1962f8ef92cfb1e9f39139b  bind-9.4.3_P5-i486-1_slack10.0.tgz

Slackware 10.1 package:
4dddfb400d6d928e41c7aa4bf7339547  bind-9.4.3_P5-i486-1_slack10.1.tgz

Slackware 10.2 package:
fe87668c84020ebf28b46910df71bb07  bind-9.4.3_P5-i486-1_slack10.2.tgz

Slackware 11.0 package:
639efc6a35ccee727f0177089d241857  bind-9.4.3_P5-i486-1_slack11.0.tgz

Slackware 12.0 package:
195c3bd1898d5118fe5cedfe6131e83b  bind-9.4.3_P5-i486-1_slack12.0.tgz

Slackware 12.1 package:
95fc95a77a99df46d35a578e069a965b  bind-9.4.3_P5-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz

Slackware 12.2 package:
aa8bdaedd7b7f6f36ff22be779182ff9  bind-9.4.3_P5-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz

Slackware 13.0 package:
8d7ed3c0ae07a33aea7f506b25bec015  bind-9.4.3_P5-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.0 package:
bb1f6aa2682743173135776e1ff0fadd  bind-9.4.3_P5-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware 13.1 package:
c619cc02e89ba23a62dfb7726105e40e  bind-9.4.3_P5-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.1 package:
cb61186275370d1eddc62024725f5d05  bind-9.4.3_P5-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware -current package:
011ae9faeb16bf6e37ed9c8cbf8bb718  n/bind-9.7.1-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
e2d2e29b620581c725e68e75af7ba759  n/bind-9.7.1-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg bind-9.4.3_P5-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Then, restart the name server:

# /etc/rc.d/rc.bind restart


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