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Category:   Device (Firewall)  >   McAfee Firewall Enterprise Vendors:   McAfee
(McAfee Issues Fix for McAfee Firewall Enterprise) BIND DNSSEC Trust Anchor Management Flaw Lets Remote Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1032245
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2015-1349   (Links to External Site)
Date:  May 5 2015
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 7.0, 8.2, 8.3
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in BIND. A remote user can cause denial of service conditions. McAfee Firewall Enterprise is affected.

A remote user can send specially crafted data to trigger a flaw in the management of trusted keys and cause the target 'named' service to crash.

Systems configured to perform DNSSEC validation and using managed-keys are affected.

The vulnerability can also be triggered during an improperly-managed key rollover for one of the managed trust anchors.

Jan-Piet Mens reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can cause the target 'named' service to crash.
Solution:   McAfee has issued a fix for McAfee Firewall Enterprise.

For Hotfix
For 8.2.1: ePatch 8.2.1E134
For 8.3.1: ePatch 8.3.1E69
For 8.3.2: ePatch 8.3.2E40

The McAfee advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error

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Feb 18 2015 BIND DNSSEC Trust Anchor Management Flaw Lets Remote Users Deny Service

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