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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-8705: BIND: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-8705: BIND: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:C)
Published
01/20/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

buffer.c in named in ISC BIND 9.10.x before 9.10.3-P3, when debug logging is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (REQUIRE assertion failure and daemon exit, or daemon crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via (1) OPT data or (2) an ECS option.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-dns-bind

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