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Date: Tue, 24 Nov 2009 13:21:57 -0500 (EST)
From: Josh Bressers <>
Cc: coley <>
Subject: Re: a new bind issue

I'm going to defer this assignment to MITRE. I suspect they've gotten a number of
requests for this one already (I want to avoid a duplicate assignment).



----- "Oden Eriksson" <> wrote:

> Hello.
> A new bind release is out there, it mentions:
> "It addresses a potential cache poisoning vulnerability, in which data
> in the 
> additional section of a response could be cached without proper DNSSEC
> validation."
> "2772.   [security]      When validating, track whether pending data
> was from
>                         the additional section or not and only return
> it if
>                         validates as secure. [RT #20438]"
> A CVE should probably be assigned.
> -- 
> Regards // Oden Eriksson
> Security team manager - Mandriva

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