Vulnerability Note VU#706148
ISC BIND cache vulnerability
The ISC BIND nameserver contains a vulnerability that could allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service.
According to ISC:
Adding certain types of signed negative responses to cache doesn't clear any matching RRSIG records already in cache. A subsequent lookup of the cached data can cause named to crash (INSIST).
A remote attacker could cause the name server on an affected system to crash. ISC notes that this vulnerability affects recursive nameservers irrespective of whether DNSSEC validation is enabled or disabled.
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|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Internet Systems Consortium||Affected||-||01 Dec 2010|
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Thanks to Internet Systems Consortium for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Michael Orlando.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2010-3613
- Date Public: 01 Dec 2010
- Date First Published: 01 Dec 2010
- Date Last Updated: 16 Dec 2010
- Severity Metric: 7.65
- Document Revision: 22
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