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FreeBSD: FreeBSD -- Incorrect handling of zero-length RDATA fields in named(8) (FreeBSD-SA-12:03.bind) (CVE-2012-1667)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
9 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:C) June 05, 2012 May 08, 2014 February 21, 2017

Description

ISC BIND 9.x before 9.7.6-P1, 9.8.x before 9.8.3-P1, 9.9.x before 9.9.1-P1, and 9.4-ESV and 9.6-ESV before 9.6-ESV-R7-P1 does not properly handle resource records with a zero-length RDATA section, which allows remote DNS servers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash or data corruption) or obtain sensitive information from process memory via a crafted record.

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References

Solution

freebsd-upgrade-base-7_4-release-p9

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