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BIND 9.10.4-P2 Release Notes

  • Updated on 18 Jul 2016
  • 1 minute to read
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Introduction

  This document summarizes changes since BIND 9.10.4:




  BIND 9.10.4-P2 addresses the security issue described in
  CVE-2016-2775.




  BIND 9.10.4-P1 addresses Windows installation issues, the %z
  modifier is not supported under Windows and a race condition
  in the rbt/rbtdb implementation resulting in named exiting
  due to assertion failures being detected.

Download

  The latest versions of BIND 9 software can always be found at
  [http://www.isc.org/downloads/](http://www.isc.org/downloads).
  There you will find additional information about each release,
  source code, and pre-compiled versions for Microsoft Windows
  operating systems.

Security Fixes

  • getrrsetbyname with a non absolute name could trigger an infinite recursion bug in lwresd and named with lwres configured if when combined with a search list entry the resulting name is too long. This flaw is disclosed in CVE-2016-2775. [RT #42694]

New Features

  • None.

Feature Changes

  • None.

Porting Changes

  • None.

Bug Fixes

  • Windows installs were failing due to triggering UAC without the installation binary being signed.
  • A race condition in rbt/rbtdb was leading to INSISTs being triggered.

End of Life

  The end of life for BIND 9.10 is yet to be determined but
  will not be before BIND 9.12.0 has been released for 6 months.
  [https://www.isc.org/downloads/software-support-policy/](https://www.isc.org/downloads/software-support-policy)

Thank You

  Thank you to everyone who assisted us in making this release possible.
  If you would like to contribute to ISC to assist us in continuing to
  make quality open source software, please visit our donations page at
  [http://www.isc.org/donate/](http://www.isc.org/donate).

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