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CVE-2012-2979 Detail

Current Description

FreeBSD NSD before 3.2.13 allows remote attackers to crash a NSD child server process (SIGSEGV) and cause a denial of service in the NSD server.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2012-2979 Third Party Advisory
https://vuxml.freebsd.org/freebsd/17f369dc-d7e7-11e1-90a2-000c299b62e1.html Vendor Advisory
https://www.tenable.com/plugins/nessus/60150 Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-669 Incorrect Resource Transfer Between Spheres NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:freebsd:name_server_daemon:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
3.2.13


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-2979
NVD Published Date:
11/01/2019
NVD Last Modified:
11/07/2019