nss-mdns nss.c _nss_mdns_gethostbyname2_r() Function Application Crash DoS

ID OSVDB:38990
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2007-11-25T18:29:00


Solution Description

Upgrade to version 0.10 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.


Vendor Specific News/Changelog Entry: http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=451428 Vendor Specific News/Changelog Entry: http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=423222 Secunia Advisory ID:27690 Other Advisory URL: http://0pointer.de/lennart/projects/nss-mdns/#news