powerdns-recursor: denial of service

2014-12-09T00:00:00
ID ASA-201412-9
Type archlinux
Reporter Arch Linux
Modified 2014-12-09T00:00:00

Description

PowerDNS, while acting as a caching nameserver, can be negatively impacted by sending queries for specially configured, hard to resolve domain names. This is the same issue as the ones found in bind (ASA-201412-7) and unbound (ASA-201412-8).