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  • Contains Software Flaws (CVE)
  • CPE Product Version: cpe:/a:c-ares_project:c-ares:1.9.1
There are 2 matching records.
Vuln ID Summary CVSS Severity
CVE-2017-1000381

The c-ares function `ares_parse_naptr_reply()`, which is used for parsing NAPTR responses, could be triggered to read memory outside of the given input buffer if the passed in DNS response packet was crafted in a particular way.

Published: July 07, 2017; 01:29:00 PM -04:00
V3.0: 7.5 HIGH
    V2: 5.0 MEDIUM
CVE-2016-5180

Heap-based buffer overflow in the ares_create_query function in c-ares 1.x before 1.12.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a hostname with an escaped trailing dot.

Published: October 03, 2016; 11:59:03 AM -04:00
V3.0: 9.8 CRITICAL
    V2: 7.5 HIGH