[ALSA-2022:2043] Moderate: c-ares security update
Type:
security
Severity:
moderate
Release date:
2022-05-10
Description:
The c-ares C library defines asynchronous DNS (Domain Name System) requests and provides name resolving API. Security Fix(es): * c-ares: Missing input validation of host names may lead to domain hijacking (CVE-2021-3672) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section. Additional Changes: For detailed information on changes in this release, see the AlmaLinux Release Notes linked from the References section.
Updated packages:
  • c-ares-1.13.0-6.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • c-ares-1.13.0-6.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • c-ares-devel-1.13.0-6.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • c-ares-devel-1.13.0-6.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • c-ares-devel-1.13.0-6.el8.aarch64.rpm
  • c-ares-1.13.0-6.el8.aarch64.rpm
  • c-ares-1.13.0-6.el8.ppc64le.rpm
  • c-ares-devel-1.13.0-6.el8.ppc64le.rpm
Notes:
This page is generated automatically from Red Hat security data and has not been checked for errors. For clarification or corrections please contact the AlmaLinux Packaging Team.