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CVE-2015-5986 Detail


openpgpkey_61.c in named in ISC BIND 9.9.7 before 9.9.7-P3 and 9.10.x before 9.10.2-P4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (REQUIRE assertion failure and daemon exit) via a crafted DNS response.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/04/2015

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

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2015-10-21-8 External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2015-14954 External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2015-14958 External Source BID 76618 External Source SECTRACK 1033453 Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source GENTOO GLSA-201510-01 External Source CONFIRM

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