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CVE-2007-2241 Detail

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in query.c in ISC BIND 9.4.0, and 9.5.0a1 through 9.5.0a3, when recursion is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon exit) via a sequence of queries processed by the query_addsoa function.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/02/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-2241
Original release date:
05/02/2007
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.1 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Impact

Successful exploitation requires that "recursion" is enabled.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (05/03/2007)

Not vulnerable. These issues did not affect the versions of BIND as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.isc.org/index.pl?/sw/bind/bind-security.php External Source CONFIRM http://www.isc.org/index.pl?/sw/bind/bind-security.php
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/718460 US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#718460
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:100 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:100
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23738 External Source BID 23738
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017985 External Source SECTRACK 1017985
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1593 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-1593
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/33988 External Source XF bind-queryaddsoa-dos(33988)

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