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Debian: CVE-2019-19331: knot-resolver -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2019-19331: knot-resolver -- security update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/16/2019
Created
04/29/2024
Added
04/29/2024
Modified
04/29/2024

Description

knot-resolver before version 4.3.0 is vulnerable to denial of service through high CPU utilization. DNS replies with very many resource records might be processed very inefficiently, in extreme cases taking even several CPU seconds for each such uncached message. For example, a few thousand A records can be squashed into one DNS message (limit is 64kB).

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-knot-resolver

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