The ntpd(8) daemon is an implementation of the Network Time Protocol (NTP) used to synchronize the time of a computer system to a reference time source.
BIND 9 is an implementation of the Domain Name System (DNS) protocols. The named(8) daemon is an Internet Domain Name Server.
DNS Security Extensions (DNSSEC) provides data integrity, origin authentication and authenticated denial of existence to resolvers.
There are two major vulnerabilities which were recently discovered in the PowerDNS Recursor (all versions up to and including 18.104.22.168) which can lead to a full system compromise and/or cache poisoning.
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