|Category:||Ubuntu Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Ubuntu: Security Advisory for bind9 (USN-4737-1)|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'bind9'; package(s) announced via the USN-4737-1 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'bind9'
package(s) announced via the USN-4737-1 advisory.
It was discovered that Bind incorrectly handled GSSAPI security policy
negotiation. A remote attacker could use this issue to cause Bind to crash,
resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code. In
the default installation, attackers would be isolated by the Bind AppArmor
'bind9' package(s) on Ubuntu 20.10, Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
Please install the updated package(s).
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-8625|
Debian Security Information: DSA-4857 (Google Search)
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