Dick Franks reported that a new version of Net::DNS is available This version
fixes a potential security problem, described:
Updates for fedora and RHEL are recommended.
see also bug #245458, which tracks the Fedora version.
RHEL5 uses Net-DNS-0.59-1, just like Fedora FC5-F7, so the fix is the same.
However, older versions of RHEL use much older versions of Net::DNS - I have not
yet verified that the issue exists with these versions, or done a review of the
other changes to check for other possible issues.
I'm moving this to the security response queue for proper tracking.
Fixed in upstream verson 0.60:
This issue was addressed in:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux:
updated to fixed upstream version