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CVE-2007-2925 Detail


The default access control lists (ACL) in ISC BIND 9.4.0, 9.4.1, and 9.5.0a1 through 9.5.0a5 do not set the allow-recursion and allow-query-cache ACLs, which allows remote attackers to make recursive queries and query the cache.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/24/2007

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(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) (legend)
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Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (07/26/2007)

Not vulnerable. This issu 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 External Source CONFIRM External Source GENTOO GLSA-200708-13 External Source CONFIRM External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:149 External Source OPENPKG OpenPKG-SA-2007.022 External Source BID 25076 External Source SECTRACK 1018441 External Source SLACKWARE SSA:2007-207-01 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-2628 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-2914 External Source XF isc-bind-acl-security-bypass(35571)

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