CVE-2015-8702

2016-04-12T14:59:00
ID CVE-2015-8702
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-07-01T01:29:00

Description

The DNS::GetResult function in dns.cpp in InspIRCd before 2.0.19 allows remote DNS servers to cause a denial of service (netsplit) via an invalid character in a PTR response, as demonstrated by a "\032" (whitespace) character in a hostname.