Debian Security Advisory DSA 4001-1 (yadifa - security update)

2017-10-19T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310704001
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (c) 2017 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net
Modified 2019-03-18T00:00:00

Description

It was discovered that YADIFA, an authoritative DNS server, did not sufficiently check its input. This allowed a remote attacker to cause a denial-of-service by forcing the daemon to enter an infinite loop.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: deb_4001.nasl 14284 2019-03-18 15:02:15Z cfischer $
#
# Auto-generated from advisory DSA 4001-1 using nvtgen 1.0
# Script version: 1.0
#
# Author:
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#
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if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.704001");
  script_version("$Revision: 14284 $");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2017-14339");
  script_name("Debian Security Advisory DSA 4001-1 (yadifa - security update)");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2019-03-18 16:02:15 +0100 (Mon, 18 Mar 2019) $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2017-10-19 00:00:00 +0200 (Thu, 19 Oct 2017)");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"7.8");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-4001.html");

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);

  script_copyright("Copyright (c) 2017 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net");
  script_family("Debian Local Security Checks");
  script_dependencies("gather-package-list.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("ssh/login/debian_linux", "ssh/login/packages", re:"ssh/login/release=DEB9");
  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"yadifa on Debian Linux");
  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
version 2.2.3-1+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your yadifa packages.");
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"It was discovered that YADIFA, an authoritative DNS server, did not
sufficiently check its input. This allowed a remote attacker to cause
a denial-of-service by forcing the daemon to enter an infinite loop.");
  script_tag(name:"vuldetect", value:"This check tests the installed software version using the apt package manager.");

  exit(0);
}

include("revisions-lib.inc");
include("pkg-lib-deb.inc");

res = "";
report = "";
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libyadifa-dev", ver:"2.2.3-1+deb9u1", rls:"DEB9")) != NULL) {
  report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"yadifa", ver:"2.2.3-1+deb9u1", rls:"DEB9")) != NULL) {
  report += res;
}

if(report != "") {
  security_message(data:report);
} else if(__pkg_match) {
  exit(99);
}