CVE-2016-8864 Detail

Current Description

named in ISC BIND 9.x before 9.9.9-P4, 9.10.x before 9.10.4-P4, and 9.11.x before 9.11.0-P1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and daemon exit) via a DNAME record in the answer section of a response to a recursive query, related to db.c and resolver.c.


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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
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2141.html Third Party Advisory 
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2142.html Third Party Advisory 
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2615.html Third Party Advisory 
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2871.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3703 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94067 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037156 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1583 Third Party Advisory 
https://h20566.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c05381687 Third Party Advisory 
https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01434 Vendor Advisory 
https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01435 Broken Link 
https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01436 Broken Link 
https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01437 Broken Link 
https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01438 Broken Link 
https://security.FreeBSD.org/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-16:34.bind.asc Third Party Advisory 
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-26 Third Party Advisory 
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20180926-0005/ Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-617 Reachable Assertion cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-8864
NVD Published Date:
11/02/2016
NVD Last Modified:
08/17/2020
Source:
MITRE