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CVE-2016-6170 Detail

Current Description

ISC BIND through 9.9.9-P1, 9.10.x through 9.10.4-P1, and 9.11.x through 9.11.0b1 allows primary DNS servers to cause a denial of service (secondary DNS server crash) via a large AXFR response, and possibly allows IXFR servers to cause a denial of service (IXFR client crash) via a large IXFR response and allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (primary DNS server crash) via a large UPDATE message.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/07/06/3
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/91611
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036241
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1353563
https://github.com/sischkg/xfer-limit/blob/master/README.md
https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01390
https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01390/169/CVE-2016-6170 Vendor Advisory
https://lists.dns-oarc.net/pipermail/dns-operations/2016-July/015058.html
https://lists.dns-oarc.net/pipermail/dns-operations/2016-July/015073.html
https://lists.dns-oarc.net/pipermail/dns-operations/2016-July/015075.html
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201610-07

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.0
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.0.0:rc2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.0.0:rc3
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.0.0:rc4
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.0.0:rc5
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.0.0:rc6
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.0.1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.0.1:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.0.1:rc2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.1.0:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.1.1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.1.1:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.1.1:rc2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.1.1:rc3
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.1.1:rc4
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.1.1:rc5
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.1.1:rc6
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.1.1:rc7
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.1.2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.1.2:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.1.3
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.1.3:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.1.3:rc2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.1.3:rc3
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.0
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.0:a1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.0:a2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.0:a3
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.0:b1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.0:b2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.0:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.0:rc10
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.0:rc2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.0:rc3
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.0:rc4
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.0:rc5
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.0:rc6
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.0:rc7
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.0:rc8
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.0:rc9
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.1:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.1:rc2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.2:p2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.2:p3
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.2:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.3
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.3:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.3:rc2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.3:rc3
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.3:rc4
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.4
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.4:rc2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.4:rc3
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.4:rc4
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.4:rc5
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.4:rc6
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.4:rc7
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.4:rc8
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.5
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.5:b2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.5:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.6
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.6:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.7
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.7:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.7:rc2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.7:rc3
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.8
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.9
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.2.9:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.0
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.0:b2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.0:b3
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.0:b4
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.0:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.0:rc2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.0:rc3
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.0:rc4
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.1:b2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.1:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.2:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.3
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.3:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.3:rc2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.3:rc3
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.4
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.5
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.5:p2_w1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.5:rc1
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.5:rc2
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.6
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 cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.3.6:rc1
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6170
NVD Published Date:
07/06/2016
NVD Last Modified:
06/30/2017