IBM Information for VU#803539
Multiple vendors' Domain Name System (DNS) stub resolvers vulnerable to buffer overflows
- Vendor Information Help Date Notified: 27 Jun 2002
- Statement Date:
- Date Updated: 15 Apr 2003
IBM is vulnerable to the above DNS stub resolver issues in both the 4.3 and 5.1 releases of AIX. A temporary patch is available through an efix pacakge. Efixes are available from ftp.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security. See the README file in this directory for additional information on the efixes.
The following APARs will be available in the near future:
- AIX 4.3.3: IY32719
- AIX 5.1.0: IY32746
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