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Alpine Linux: CVE-2014-3859: bind BIND named can crash due to a defect in EDNS printing processing

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2014-3859: bind BIND named can crash due to a defect in EDNS printing processing

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
06/13/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
09/22/2017

Description

libdns in ISC BIND 9.10.0 before P2 does not properly handle EDNS options, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (REQUIRE assertion failure and daemon exit) via a crafted packet, as demonstrated by an attack against named, dig, or delv.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-bind

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