ISC BIND NXT Record Overflow

1999-11-11T00:00:00
ID OSVDB:24
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 1999-11-11T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability Description

This host is running the 'ISC BIND' DNS server. Any version of the DNS BIND server prior to version 8.2 2-P3 and 4.9.7-REL are vulnerable to several attacks that allow an attacker to gain root access on the system or cause a denial of service.

Technical Description

Checks the Knowledge Base for Bind version 8.2 2-P3

Solution Description

The vendor has release an updated version of BIND DNS server. Please install the latest version available from http://www.isc.org/.

Short Description

This host is running the 'ISC BIND' DNS server. Any version of the DNS BIND server prior to version 8.2 2-P3 and 4.9.7-REL are vulnerable to several attacks that allow an attacker to gain root access on the system or cause a denial of service.

References:

Snort Signature ID: 258 Snort Signature ID: 260 Snort Signature ID: 259 Generic Informational URL: http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-1999-14.html CVE-1999-0833 Bugtraq ID: 788