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F5 Networks: K14601 (CVE-2012-5689): BIND vulnerability CVE-2012-5689

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F5 Networks: K14601 (CVE-2012-5689): BIND vulnerability CVE-2012-5689

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
01/25/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/16/2017
Modified
10/13/2017

Description

ISC BIND 9.8.x through 9.8.4-P1 and 9.9.x through 9.9.2-P1, in certain configurations involving DNS64 with a Response Policy Zone that lacks an AAAA rewrite rule, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and named daemon exit) via a query for an AAAA record.

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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