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ISC patches critical DoS vulnerability in BIND


Threatpost - (International) The Internet Systems Consortium (ISC) reported June 11 that a vulnerability exists in some BIND domain name system (DNS) servers that could allow attackers to perform denial of service (DoS) attacks by sending a specially designed query. The ISC advised users to update to the newest version of BIND, which is not vulnerable.


Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at:

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:20:33