CVE-2008-1447 Detail

Current Description

The DNS protocol, as implemented in (1) BIND 8 and 9 before 9.5.0-P1, 9.4.2-P1, and 9.3.5-P1; (2) Microsoft DNS in Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2 and SP3, and Server 2003 SP1 and SP2; and other implementations allow remote attackers to spoof DNS traffic via a birthday attack that uses in-bailiwick referrals to conduct cache poisoning against recursive resolvers, related to insufficient randomness of DNS transaction IDs and source ports, aka "DNS Insufficient Socket Entropy Vulnerability" or "the Kaminsky bug."


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  6.8 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:H/A:N


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Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement fromRed Hat (07/09/2008)

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0533.html

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/security/advisories/NetBSD-SA2008-009.txt.asc Third Party Advisory  Vendor Advisory 
http://blog.invisibledenizen.org/2008/07/kaminskys-dns-issue-accidentally-leaked.html Technical Description 
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=494401 Third Party Advisory 
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01523520 Broken Link 
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c01662368 Broken Link 
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008/Jul/msg00003.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008/Sep/msg00003.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008/Sep/msg00004.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008/Sep/msg00005.html Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2008-August/064118.html Broken Link 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-07/msg00003.html Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-08/msg00006.html Third Party Advisory 
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http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=121866517322103&w=2 Third Party Advisory 
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http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=141879471518471&w=2 Third Party Advisory 
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0533.html Third Party Advisory 
http://security.freebsd.org/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-08:06.bind.asc Third Party Advisory 
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200807-08.xml Third Party Advisory 
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200812-17.xml Third Party Advisory 
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201209-25.xml Third Party Advisory 
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.452680 Third Party Advisory 
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2008&m=slackware-security.539239 Third Party Advisory 
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-239392-1 Third Party Advisory 
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-240048-1 Third Party Advisory 
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3026 Third Party Advisory 
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3129 Third Party Advisory 
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX117991 Third Party Advisory 
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX118183 Third Party Advisory 
http://support.nortel.com/go/main.jsp?cscat=BLTNDETAIL&id=762152 Third Party Advisory 
http://up2date.astaro.com/2008/08/up2date_7202_released.html Third Party Advisory 
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0231 Third Party Advisory 
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2010-0018 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.bluecoat.com/support/security-advisories/dns_cache_poisoning Third Party Advisory 
http://www.caughq.org/exploits/CAU-EX-2008-0002.txt Third Party Advisory 
http://www.caughq.org/exploits/CAU-EX-2008-0003.txt Third Party Advisory 
http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/products_security_advisory09186a00809c2168.shtml Third Party Advisory 
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1603 Patch 
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1604 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1605 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1619 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1623 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.doxpara.com/?p=1176 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.doxpara.com/DMK_BO2K8.ppt Third Party Advisory 
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ26667 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ26668 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ26669 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ26670 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ26671 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ26672 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.ipcop.org/index.php?name=News&file=article&sid=40 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.isc.org/index.pl?/sw/bind/bind-security.php Third Party Advisory 
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/800113 Third Party Advisory  US Government Resource 
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/MIMG-7DWR4J Third Party Advisory  US Government Resource 
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/MIMG-7ECL8Q Third Party Advisory  US Government Resource 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:139 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.nominum.com/asset_upload_file741_2661.pdf Third Party Advisory 
http://www.novell.com/support/viewContent.do?externalId=7000912 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.openbsd.org/errata42.html#013_bind Third Party Advisory 
http://www.openbsd.org/errata43.html#004_bind Third Party Advisory 
http://www.phys.uu.nl/~rombouts/pdnsd.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.phys.uu.nl/~rombouts/pdnsd/ChangeLog Third Party Advisory 
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0789.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.rtpro.yamaha.co.jp/RT/FAQ/Security/VU800113.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.ruby-lang.org/en/news/2008/08/08/multiple-vulnerabilities-in-ruby/ Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/495289/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/495869/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30131 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020437 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020438 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020440 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020448 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020449 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020548 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020558 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020560 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020561 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020575 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020576 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020577 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020578 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020579 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020651 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020653 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020702 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020802 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020804 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-622-1 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-627-1 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.unixwiz.net/techtips/iguide-kaminsky-dns-vuln.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-190A.html Third Party Advisory  US Government Resource 
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-190B.html Third Party Advisory  US Government Resource 
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-260A.html Third Party Advisory  US Government Resource 
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0014.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2019/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2023/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2025/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2029/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2030/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2050/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2051/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2052/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2055/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2092/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2113/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2114/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2123/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2139/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2166/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2195/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2196/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2197/references Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2268 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2291 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2334 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2342 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2377 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2383 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2384 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2466 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2467 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2482 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2525 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2549 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2558 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2582 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2584 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0297 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0311 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/0622 Third Party Advisory 
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2008/ms08-037 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43334 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43637 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A12117 Tool Signature 
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5725 Tool Signature 
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5761 Tool Signature 
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5917 Tool Signature 
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9627 Tool Signature 
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/6122 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/6123 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/6130 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-July/msg00402.html Third Party Advisory 
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-July/msg00458.html Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-331 Insufficient Entropy cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1447
NVD Published Date:
07/08/2008
NVD Last Modified:
03/24/2020
Source:
Microsoft Corporation