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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for dnsmasq (ALAS-2013-161) (CVE-2012-3411)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for dnsmasq (ALAS-2013-161) (CVE-2012-3411)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
03/05/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/28/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Dnsmasq before 2.63test1, when used with certain libvirt configurations, replies to requests from prohibited interfaces, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (traffic amplification) via a spoofed DNS query.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-dnsmasq
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-dnsmasq-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-dnsmasq-utils

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-dnsmasq
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-dnsmasq-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-dnsmasq-utils

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