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CVE-2006-4096 Detail

Description

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 a flood of recursive queries, which cause an INSIST failure when the response is received after the recursion queue is empty.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/05/2006

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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (09/08/2006)

Not Vulnerable. This issue was found and fixed as part of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 update 4: http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2006-0288.html and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 update 8: http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2006-0287.html This issue does not affect Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1

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Hyperlink Resource
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305530
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/May/msg00004.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=141879471518471&w=2
http://security.freebsd.org/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-06:20.bind.asc
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200609-11.xml
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016794
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2006&m=slackware-security.481241
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/697164 Patch US Government Resource
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:163
http://www.niscc.gov.uk/niscc/docs/re-20060905-00590.pdf?lang=en Patch
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_23_sr.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_24_sr.html
http://www.openbsd.org/errata.html
http://www.openpkg.com/security/advisories/OpenPKG-SA-2006.019.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/445600/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19859
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-343-1
http://www.us.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1172
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3473
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3511
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1401
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1939
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IY89169
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IY89178
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/28744
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-626
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9623
https://www2.itrc.hp.com/service/cki/docDisplay.do?docId=c00967144

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9623
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9623

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4096
NVD Published Date:
09/05/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2018