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CVE-1999-0835: sig bug
Author: Cathy Almond Reference Number: AA-00942 Views: 2856 Created: 2013-05-29 13:51 Last Updated: 2014-10-28 13:50 0 Rating/ Voters

Denial of service in BIND named via malformed SIG records.

Posting date: 
11 Nov 1999
Program Impacted: 
Versions affected: 
4.9.5 - 4.9.6, 8.1 - 8.2.1

Improper validation of SIG record contents can trigger the DNS server crashing resulting in a denial of service attack.



Active exploits: 
None known at this time.

Upgrade to BIND 8.2.1 or later

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