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CVE-2007-6341 Detail

Description

Net/DNS/RR/A.pm in Net::DNS 0.60 build 654, as used in packages such as SpamAssassin and OTRS, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (program "croak") via a crafted DNS response.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/20/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-6341
Original release date:
12/20/2007
Last revised:
09/05/2008
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (01/07/2008)

Red Hat does not consider this flaw to be a security issue. For more information please see: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=426437

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://search.cpan.org/src/OLAF/Net-DNS-0.63/Changes External Source CONFIRM http://search.cpan.org/src/OLAF/Net-DNS-0.63/Changes
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1515 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1515
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:073 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:073
http://www.securiteam.com/unixfocus/6I00E0UKKQ.html Exploit External Source MISC http://www.securiteam.com/unixfocus/6I00E0UKKQ.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26902 Exploit External Source BID 26902
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019104 External Source SECTRACK 1019104
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-594-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-594-1
https://rt.cpan.org/Public/Bug/Display.html?id=30316 Exploit External Source MISC https://rt.cpan.org/Public/Bug/Display.html?id=30316

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:net_dns:net_dns:0.60:build_654:*:*:*:*:*:*

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