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CVE-2002-0400 Detail

Current Description

ISC BIND 9 before 9.2.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (shutdown) via a malformed DNS packet that triggers an error condition that is not properly handled when the rdataset parameter to the dns_message_findtype() function in message.c is not NULL, aka DoS_findtype.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/18/2002
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.caldera.com/pub/updates/OpenUNIX/CSSA-2002-SCO.24.1/CSSA-2002-SCO.24.1.txt
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/hp/2002-q3/0022.html
http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000494
http://frontal2.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2002:038
http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-2002-15.html Patch Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.isc.org/index.pl?/sw/bind/bind-security.php
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/9250.php Vendor Advisory
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/739123 Patch Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2002_21_bind9.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2002-105.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2002-119.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-154.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4936

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2002-0400
NVD Published Date:
06/18/2002
NVD Last Modified:
09/10/2008