CVE-2006-6870

2006-12-31T05:00:00
ID CVE-2006-6870
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2011-03-08T02:47:00

Description

The consume_labels function in avahi-core/dns.c in Avahi before 0.6.16 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted compressed DNS response with a label that points to itself. This vulnerability is addressed in the following product release: Avahi, Avahi, 0.6.16