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Update Info: openSUSE-2020-1005
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Change Logs

* Wed Jul 01 2020 Adam Majer <>
- update to 4.3.2
  * Fixes a access restriction bypass vulnerability where ACL applied
    to the internal web server via webserver-allow-from is
    not properly enforced, allowing a remote attacker to send
    HTTP queries to the internal web server, bypassing the restriction.
    (CVE-2020-14196, bsc#1173302)
  * improves CNAME loop detection
  * Fix the handling of DS queries for the root
  * Fix RPZ removals when an update has several deltas
Version: 4.1.12-bp151.4.3.1
* Wed May 13 2020 Adam Majer <>
- bogus-empty-nxd-4.1.15.diff: fixes an issue where records in
  the answer section of a NXDOMAIN response lacking an SOA were
  not properly validated (CVE-2020-12244, bsc#1171553)
- hostname-4.1.15.diff: fixes an issue where invalid hostname
  on the server can result in disclosure of invalid memory
  (CVE-2020-10030, bsc#1171553)
- ns-ampl-4.1.15.diff: fixes an issue in the DNS protocol has been found that
  allows malicious parties to use recursive DNS services to attack third
  party authoritative name servers (CVE-2020-10995, bsc#1171553)
Version: 4.1.12-bp151.2.3
* Fri Apr 26 2019
- bsc#1130588: Require shadow instead of old pwdutils
* Tue Apr 02 2019 Michael Ströder <>
- update to 4.1.12:
  * Improvements
  - Provide CPU usage statistics per thread (worker & distributor).
  - Use a bounded load-balancing algo to distribute queries.
  - Implement a configurable ECS cache limit so responses with an
    ECS scope more specific than a certain threshold and a TTL
    smaller than a specific threshold are not inserted into the
    records cache at all.
  * Bug Fixes
  - Correctly interpret an empty AXFR response to an IXFR query.
- update to 4.1.11:
  * Improvements
  - Add an option to export only responses over protobuf to the
    Lua protobufServer() directive.
  - Reduce systemcall usage in protobuf logging. (See #7428.)
* Fri Jan 25 2019 Michael Ströder <>
- update to 4.1.10
  - #7403: Fix compilation in handleRunningTCPQuestion without
    protobuf support
* Wed Nov 07 2018 Michael Ströder <>
- update to 4.1.5
  - Improvements
  * Add pdnslog to lua configuration scripts
  * Fix compilation with libressl 2.7.0+
  * Export outgoing ECS value and server ID in protobuf (if any)
  * Switch to devtoolset 7 for el6
  * Allow the signature inception to be off by number of seconds
  - Bug Fixes
  * Crafted answer can cause a denial of service
    (bsc#1114157, CVE-2018-10851)
  * Packet cache pollution via crafted query
    (bsc#1114169, CVE-2018-14626)
  * Crafted query for meta-types can cause a denial of service
    (bsc#1114170, CVE-2018-14644)
  * Delay creation of rpz threads until we dropped privileges
  * Cleanup the netmask trees used for the ecs index on removals
  * Make sure that the ecs scope from the auth is < to the source
  * Authority records in aa=1 cname answer are authoritative
  * Avoid a memory leak in catch-all exception handler
  * Don?t require authoritative answers for forward-recurse zones
  * Release memory in case of error in openssl ecdsa constructor
  * Convert a few uses to toLogString to print DNSName?s that
    may be empty in a safer manner
  * Avoid a crash on DEC Alpha systems
  * Clear all caches on (N)TA changes
Version: 4.1.10-16.1
* Fri Jan 25 2019
- update to 4.1.10
  - #7403: Fix compilation in handleRunningTCPQuestion without
    protobuf support
Version: 4.1.0-2.1
* Fri Dec 29 2017
- _constraints: we seem to need at least 8GB RAM to build on S390x
  and ppc64
* Mon Dec 04 2017
- enable ed25519 support (new BR: libsodium-devel)
- enable net-snmp support (new BR: net-snmp-devel)
- simplify BR for lua: lua-devel everywhere now
* Mon Dec 04 2017
- update to version 4.1.0:
  + Improved DNSSEC support
  + Improved documentation
  + Improved RPZ support
  + Improved EDNS Client Subnet support
  + SNMP support
  + Lua engine has gained access to more parts of the recursor
  + CPU affinity can now be specified
  + TCP Fast Open support
  + New performance metrics
  + For complete changes see:
* Mon Nov 27 2017
- update to version 4.0.7: (bsc#1069242)
  + fixes CVE-2017-15090: Insufficient validation of DNSSEC
  + fixes CVE-2017-15092: Cross-Site Scripting in the web interface
  + fixes CVE-2017-15093: Configuration file injection in the API
  + fixes CVE-2017-15094: Memory leak in DNSSEC parsing
  + Fix validation at the exact RRSIG inception or expiration time
  + Extract nested exception from Luawrapper
  + Throw an error when lua-conf-file can?t be loaded
  + Lowercase all outgoing qnames when lowercase-outgoing is set
* Thu Oct 19 2017
- Added pdns-recursor.keyring linked from
* Fri Sep 29 2017
- Don't BuildRequire Botan 1.x
  * Botan will be dropped as the 1.x branch is EOL and won't get
    OpenSSL 1.1 support backported (bsc#1055322)
* Thu Jul 06 2017
- update to version 4.0.6
  + fixes ed25519 signer
  + update entries
  + fixes handling of expired cache entries so they expire faster
* Tue Jul 04 2017
- Enable DNSSEC validation by default.
* Tue Jun 13 2017
- update to version 4.0.5
  + adds ed25519 (algorithm 15) support for DNSSEC
  + adds the 2017 DNSSEC root key
  + complete changeset is available at,
* Thu May 11 2017
- move autoreconf into the build section
* Thu Feb 02 2017
- use individual libboost-*-devel packages instead of boost-devel
- add signature file for upstream release
* Fri Jan 13 2017
- update to version 4.0.4
  The following security advisories were fixed
  - 2016-02: Crafted queries can cause abnormal CPU usage
  (CVE-2016-7068, boo#1018326)
  - 2016-04: Insufficient validation of TSIG signatures
  (CVE-2016-2120, boo#1018329)
  complete changeset is availalbe at,
- remove 4462.patch: in upstream release.
* Mon Dec 12 2016
- BuildRequire pkgconfig(libsystemd) instead of
  pkgconfig(libsystemd-daemon): these libs were merged in systemd
  209 times. The build system is capable of finding either one.
* Tue Sep 13 2016
- 4462.patch:
  Disable fcontext usage with Boost 1.61+ and revert back to
  slower SystemV ucontext. This fixes failure to build with
  newer Boost version. (boo#998408)
* Tue Sep 06 2016
- update to 4.0.3
  A new release for the PowerDNS Recursor with version 4.0.3 is
  available. This release has many fixes and improvements in the
  Policy Engine (RPZ) and the Lua bindings to it. Therefore, we
  recommend users of RPZ to upgrade to this release. We would like
  to thank Wim (42wim on github) for testing and reporting on the
  RPZ module.
  Bug fixes
  - #4350: Call gettag() for TCP queries
  - #4376: Fix the use of an uninitialized filtering policy
  - #4381: Parse query-local-address before lua-config-file
  - #4383: Fix accessing an empty policyCustom, policyName from Lua
  - #4387: ComboAddress: don?t allow invalid ports
  - #4388: Fix RPZ default policy not being applied over IXFR
  - #4391: DNSSEC: Actually follow RFC 7646 2.1
  - #4396: Add boost context ldflags so freebsd builds can find the
  - #4402: Ignore NS records in a RPZ zone received over IXFR
  - #4403: Fix build with OpenSSL 1.1.0 final
  - #4404: Don?t validate when a Lua hook took the query
  - #4425: Fix a protobuf regression (requestor/responder mix-up)
  Additions and Enhancements
  - #4394: Support Boost 1.61+ fcontext
  - #4402: Add Lua binding for DNSRecord::d_place
* Sun Sep 04 2016
- update to 4.0.2
  Bug fixes
  - #4264: Set dq.rcode before calling postresolve
  - #4294: Honor PIE flags.
  - #4310: Fix build with LibreSSL, for which
    OPENSSL_VERSION_NUMBER is irrelevant
  - #4340: Don't shuffle CNAME records. (thanks to Gert van Dijk
    for the extensive bug report!)
  - #4354: Fix delegation-only
  Additions and enhancements
  - #4288: Respect the timeout when connecting to a protobuf server
  - #4300: allow newDN to take a DNSName in; document missing
  - #4301: expose SMN toString to lua
  - #4318: Anonymize the protobuf ECS value as well (thanks to Kai
    Storbeck of XS4All for finding this)
  - #4324: Allow Lua access to the result of the Policy Engine
    decision, skip RPZ, finish RPZ implementation
  - #4349: Remove unused DNSPacket::d_qlen
  - #4351: RPZ: Use query-local-address(6) by default (thanks to
    Oli Schacher of for the bug report)
  - #4357: Move the root DNSSEC data to a header file
* Sat Jul 30 2016
- update to 4.0.1
  Bug fixes
  - #4119 Improve DNSSEC record skipping for non dnssec queries
    (Kees Monshouwer)
  - #4162 Don't validate zones from the local auth store, go one
    level down while validating when there is a CNAME
  - #4187:
  - Don't go bogus on islands of security
  - Check all possible chains for Insecures
  - Don't go Bogus on a CNAME at the apex
  - #4215 RPZ: default policy should also override local data RRs
  - #4243 Fix a crash when the next name in a chained query is
    empty and rec_control current-queries is invoked
  - #4056 OpenSSL 1.1.0 support (Christian Hofstaedtler)
  - #4140 Fix warnings with gcc on musl-libc (James Taylor)
  - #4160 Also validate on +DO
  - #4164 Fail to start when the lua-dns-script does not exist
  - #4168 Add more Netmask methods for Lua (Aki Tuomi)
  - #4210 Validate DNSSEC for security polling
  - #4217 Turn on root-nx-trust by default and
  - #4207 Allow for multiple trust anchors per zone
  - #4242 Fix compilation warning when building without Protobuf
  - #4133 Add limits to the size of received {A,I}XFR
* Mon Jul 11 2016
- update to 4.0.0
- packaging changes:
  - enabled protobuf based stats
  - enabled botan based code
  - use upstream systemd files
* Tue Jul 21 2015
- do not use /run/pdns instead of /var/run/pdns in the init script
  for the rest we have the systemd unit file
* Tue Jun 09 2015
- update to 3.7.3 will prevent short bursts of high
  resource usage with malformed qnames.