mDNSResponder: Multiple vulnerabilities
Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
||GLSA 201201-05 / mDNSResponder
||January 22, 2012
||January 22, 2012: 1
All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in mDNSResponder, which
could lead to execution of arbitrary code with root privileges.
mDNSResponder is a component of Apple's Bonjour, an initiative for
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in mDNSResponder. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A local or remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with
root privileges or cause a Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All mDNSResponder users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code Listing 3.1: Resolution
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/mDNSResponder-212.1"
NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
available since November 21, 2009. It is likely that your system is
already no longer affected by this issue.