Apple Computer Inc. Information for VU#581682

ISC BIND 8 fails to properly dereference cache SIG RR elements with invalid expiry times from the internal database

Status

Affected

Vendor Statement

Affected Systems: Mac OS X and Mac OS X Server with BIND versions 8.1, 8.2 to 8.2.6, and 8.3.0 to 8.3.3

Mitigating Factors: BIND is not enabled by default on Mac OS X or Mac OS X Server

This is addressed in Security Update 2002-11-21 http://www.apple.com/support/security/security_updates.html

Vendor Information

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Vendor References

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Addendum

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