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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-8601: PowerDNS Recursor: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-8601: PowerDNS Recursor: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/10/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

PowerDNS Recursor before 3.6.2 does not limit delegation chaining, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service ("performance degradations") via a large or infinite number of referrals, as demonstrated by resolving domains hosted by ezdns.it.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-dns-pdns-recursor

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