I saw the following hit in bind this morning which resulted in the
shutting down of one of the nameservers.
This is a rather big concern as according to the package list from
RedHat this is the latest update for 9.x available and was supposed to
fix this vulnerability in BIND.
I am posting here (and then post it in the comp.protocols.dns.bind) in
the hopes that someone can tell me whether or not this is a new DOS or
something possibly due to a misconfiguration on my part.
Heres the log:
Dec 16 04:04:54.845 general: critical: rdataset.c:297:
REQUIRE((((rdataset) != ((void *)0)) && (((const isc__magic_t
*)(rdataset))->magic == ((('D') << 24 | ('N') << 16 | ('S') << 8 |
Dec 16 04:04:55.019 general: critical: exiting (due to assertion
According to this errata, the issue I just saw was supposed to be
But it points out that this errata is outdated to fix a resovler
library vulnerability located at
So did the last fix possible re-introduce this error?