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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

            HP-UX Running BIND, Remote Denial of Service (DoS)
                             17 December 2010


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:          BIND
Publisher:        Hewlett-Packard
Operating System: HP-UX
Impact/Access:    Denial of Service -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Resolution:       Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:        CVE-2009-0696  

Reference:        ASB-2009.1033

Revision History: December 17 2010: Updated v9.2.0 depot version for B.11.11, 
                                    and source location
                  June      7 2010: New v9.2.0 patch for B.11.23, new URLs
                  November 17 2009: New URLs and new 9.2.0 depots for B.11.11 
                                    and B.11.23 only.
                  August    7 2009: Initial Release

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Document ID: c01835108
Version: 4

HPSBUX02451 SSRT090137 rev.4 - 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: 2010-12-15


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).

References: CVE-2009-0696

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 software updates to resolve the vulnerability for BIND v9.2.0 and BIND v9.3.2.
The patch is available from http://itrc.hp.com . Updates for all HP-UX 11i v9.3.2 and B.11.23 v9.2.0 are available from http://software.hp.com whereas v9.2.0 for B.11.11 is available by contacting HP Support.

HP-UX Version / BIND Version / File

B.11.11 / 9.2.0 / BINDv92015.depot

B.11.23 / 9.2.0 / PHNE_40339 or subsequent

B.11.11 / 9.3.2 / DNSUPGRADE_C.

B.11.23 / 9.3.2 / DNSUPGRADE_C.

B.11.31 / 9.3.2 / HPUX-NameServer_C.


Download and install the software updates.

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
HP-UX B.11.11
action: install DNSUPGRADE_C.

HP-UX B.11.23
action: install DNSUPGRADE_C.

HP-UX B.11.31
action:install HPUX-NameServer_C.

For BIND v9.2.0
HP-UX B.11.11
action: install BINDv92015.depot

HP-UX B.11.23
action: install PHNE_40339 or subsequent


Version:1 (rev.1) - 6 August 2009 Initial release
Version:2 (rev.2) - 16 November 2009 New URLs, new v9.2.0 depots for B.11.11 and B.11.23 only.
Version:3 (rev.3) - 4 June 2010 New v9.2.0 patch for B.11.23, new URLs.
Version:4 (rev.4) - 15 December 2010 Updated v9.2.0 depot version for B.11.11, and source location.

Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches that are to be installed on systems running HP software products should be applied in accordance with the customer's patch management policy.

Support: For further information, contact normal HP Services support channel.

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* The Software Product Category that this Security Bulletin
relates to is represented by the 5th and 6th characters
of the Bulletin number in the title:

GN = HP General SW
MA = HP Management Agents
MI = Misc. 3rd Party SW
NS = HP NonStop Servers
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ST = HP Storage SW
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TU = HP Tru64 UNIX
VV = HP VirtualVault

System management and security procedures must be reviewed frequently to maintain system integrity. HP is continually reviewing and enhancing the security features of software products to provide customers with current secure solutions.

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Copyright 2009 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
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