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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c01835108
HPSBUX02451 SSRT090137 rev.1 - HP-UX Running BIND, Remote Denial of Service (DoS)
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.
Release Date: 2009-08-06
Last Updated: 2009-08-06
Potential Security Impact: Remote Denial of Service (DoS)
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX running BIND. The vulnerability could be exploited remotely to create a Denial of Service (DoS).
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP-UX B.11.11, B.11.23, B.11.31 running BIND v9.3.2 or BIND v9.2.0
CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
========================================================== Reference Base Vector Base Score
CVE-2009-0696 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) 4.3
========================================================== Information on CVSS is documented
in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
HP has provided the following preliminary software updates to resolve the vulnerability for BIND v9.2.0 and BIND v9.3.2.
The updates can be downloaded from: ftp://ss090137:email@example.com/
2197F121 1BDFAFA5 E8A98F60 91F50F2D 284E4177
3600737E 62452810 5192FBE5 E7303C21 6337DACC
E500B740 9A2A7C5E F8A8A5B2 087B272F 3D8B5A09
D03F0725 48B15DAD 26A2AD87 3E3DE50F 91937ABA
F04EBFA7 36A95873 3E0453F3 EA979EEB 857A59B9
MANUAL ACTIONS: Yes - NonUpdate
Download and install the preliminary software updates.
PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION
HP-UX Software Assistant: HP-UX Software Assistant is an enhanced application that replaces HP-UX Security Patch Check. It analyzes all HP-issued Security Bulletins and lists recommended actions that may apply to a specific HP-UX system. It can also download patches and create a depot automatically. For more information see: https://www.hp.com/go/swa
For BIND v9.3.2
action: install BIND932_1111.depot
action: install BIND932_1123.depot
For BIND v9.2.0
action: install BINDv920-WUPGRADE_1111.depot
action: install UNOF_PHNE40089_1_1123.depot
END AFFECTED VERSIONS
Version:1 (rev.1) - 6 August 2009 Initial release
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relates to is represented by the 5th and 6th characters
of the Bulletin number in the title:
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MA = HP Management Agents
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