CVE-2018-14663 Detail

Current Description

An issue has been found in PowerDNS DNSDist before 1.3.3 allowing a remote attacker to craft a DNS query with trailing data such that the addition of a record by dnsdist, for example an OPT record when adding EDNS Client Subnet, might result in the trailing data being smuggled to the backend as a valid record while not seen by dnsdist. This is an issue when dnsdist is deployed as a DNS Firewall and used to filter some records that should not be received by the backend. This issue occurs only when either the 'useClientSubnet' or the experimental 'addXPF' parameters are used when declaring a new backend.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score matches with CNA score
CNA:  Red Hat, Inc.
Base Score:  5.9 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2018-14663 Issue Tracking  Third Party Advisory 
https://dnsdist.org/security-advisories/powerdns-advisory-for-dnsdist-2018-08.html Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation cwe source acceptance level NIST   Reference acceptance level Red Hat, Inc.  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-14663
NVD Published Date:
11/26/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.