libdns162 - DNS Shared Library used by BIND

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Updates Main i386
Package filename libdns162_9.10.3.dfsg.P4-8ubuntu1.15_i386.deb
Package name libdns162
Package version 9.10.3.dfsg.P4
Package release 8ubuntu1.15
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category libs
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 918.95 KB
Installed size 4.68 MB
The Berkeley Internet Name Domain (BIND) implements an Internet domain
name server.  BIND is the most widely-used name server software on the
Internet, and is supported by the Internet Software Consortium,
This package delivers the libdns shared library used by BIND's daemons and


Package Version Architecture Repository
libdns162_9.10.3.dfsg.P4-8ubuntu1.15_amd64.deb 9.10.3.dfsg.P4 amd64 Ubuntu Updates Main
libdns162_9.10.3.dfsg.P4-8_i386.deb 9.10.3.dfsg.P4 i386 Ubuntu Main
libdns162_9.10.3.dfsg.P4-8_amd64.deb 9.10.3.dfsg.P4 amd64 Ubuntu Main
libdns162 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libgeoip1 -
libgssapi-krb5-2 >= 1.10+dfsg~
libisc160 -
libkrb5-3 >= 1.6.dfsg.2
libssl1.0.0 >= 1.0.0
libxml2 >= 2.7.4


Name Value
libbind0 -
libbind9-41 -


Name Value
libbind0 -


Type URL
Binary Package libdns162_9.10.3.dfsg.P4-8ubuntu1.15_i386.deb
Source Package bind9

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libdns162 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libdns162




2019-08-05 - Christian Ehrhardt <>
bind9 (1:9.10.3.dfsg.P4-8ubuntu1.15) xenial; urgency=medium
* d/p/ubuntu//lp-1833400*: fix race on shutdown (LP: #1833400)
* d/p/fix-shutdown-race.diff: dig/host/nslookup could crash when interrupted
close to a query timeout (LP: #1797926)
2019-04-24 - Marc Deslauriers <>
bind9 (1:9.10.3.dfsg.P4-8ubuntu1.14) xenial-security; urgency=medium
* SECURITY UPDATE: limiting simultaneous TCP clients is ineffective
- debian/patches/CVE-2018-5743.patch: add reference counting in
bin/named/client.c, bin/named/include/named/client.h,
bin/named/include/named/interfacemgr.h, bin/named/interfacemgr.c,
lib/isc/include/isc/quota.h, lib/isc/quota.c,
- debian/patches/CVE-2018-5743-atomic-fix.patch: replace atomic
operations with isc_refcount reference counting in
bin/named/client.c, bin/named/include/named/interfacemgr.h,
- CVE-2018-5743
2019-02-20 - Marc Deslauriers <>
bind9 (1:9.10.3.dfsg.P4-8ubuntu1.12) xenial-security; urgency=medium
* SECURITY UPDATE: assertion failure when a trust anchor rolls over to an
unsupported key algorithm when using managed-keys
- debian/patches/CVE-2018-5745-pre.patch: enhance rfc 5011 logging in
- debian/patches/CVE-2018-5745.patch: properly handle situations when
the key tag cannot be computed in lib/dns/include/dst/dst.h,
- CVE-2018-5745
* SECURITY UPDATE: Controls for zone transfers may not be properly
applied to Dynamically Loadable Zones (DLZs) if the zones are writable
- debian/patches/CVE-2019-6465.patch: handle zone transfers marked in
the zone table as a DLZ zone bin/named/xfrout.c.
- CVE-2019-6465
2018-09-19 - Marc Deslauriers <>
bind9 (1:9.10.3.dfsg.P4-8ubuntu1.11) xenial-security; urgency=medium
* SECURITY UPDATE: denial of service crash when deny-answer-aliases
option is used
- debian/patches/CVE-2018-5740.patch: explicit DNAME query could
trigger a crash if deny-answer-aliases was set
- CVE-2018-5740
2018-01-16 - Marc Deslauriers <>
bind9 (1:9.10.3.dfsg.P4-8ubuntu1.10) xenial-security; urgency=medium
* SECURITY UPDATE: assertion failure via improper cleanup
- debian/patches/CVE-2017-3145.patch: fix cleanup handling in
- CVE-2017-3145
2017-11-06 - Andreas Hasenack <>
bind9 (1:9.10.3.dfsg.P4-8ubuntu1.9) xenial; urgency=medium
* d/bind9.service: source the defaults file and start the daemon with the
options set there (LP: #1565060).
2017-09-15 - Marc Deslauriers <>
bind9 (1:9.10.3.dfsg.P4-8ubuntu1.8) xenial-security; urgency=medium
* SECURITY REGRESSION: regression in last security update
- debian/patches/CVE-2017-3142-regression.patch: fix verification of
TSIG signed TCP message sequences where not all the messages contain
TSIG records in lib/dns/tsig.c, aded test to
lib/dns/tests/, lib/dns/tests/tsig_test.c.
* debian/patches/update_keys.patch: Update the built in managed keys to
include the upcoming root KSK in bind.keys, bind.keys.h.
2017-06-29 - Marc Deslauriers <>
bind9 (1:9.10.3.dfsg.P4-8ubuntu1.7) xenial-security; urgency=medium
* SECURITY UPDATE: TSIG authentication issues
- debian/patches/CVE-2017-3042,3043.patch: fix TSIG logic in
lib/dns/dnssec.c, lib/dns/message.c, lib/dns/tsig.c.
- CVE-2017-3142
- CVE-2017-3143

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