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CVE-2006-4095 Detail


BIND before 9.2.6-P1 and 9.3.x before 9.3.2-P1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via certain SIG queries, which cause an assertion failure when multiple RRsets are returned.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/05/2006

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Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (09/06/2006)

Not Vulnerable. The version of BIND that ships with Red Hat Enterprise Linux is not vulnerable to this issue as it does not handle signed RR records.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source CONFIRM External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2007-05-24 External Source FREEBSD FreeBSD-SA-06:20.bind External Source GENTOO GLSA-200609-11 External Source SECTRACK 1016794 External Source SLACKWARE SSA:2006-257-01 Patch; US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#915404 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:163 Patch External Source MISC External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:023 External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:024 External Source OPENBSD [3.9] 20060908 010: SECURITY FIX: September 8, 2006 External Source OPENPKG OpenPKG-SA-2006.019 External Source BUGTRAQ 20060908 rPSA-2006-0166-1 bind bind-utils External Source BID 19859 External Source UBUNTU USN-343-1 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1172 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-3473 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-1401 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-1939 External Source XF bind-dnssec-rrset-dos(28745) External Source CONFIRM External Source HP SSRT071304

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