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FreeBSD Ports: maradns

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

FreeBSD Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

5.0

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

14 years ago

Modified

Modified

6 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to the system as announced in the referenced advisory.

Insight

Insight

The following package is affected: maradns CVE-2008-0061 MaraDNS 1.0 before 1.0.41, 1.2 before 1.2.12.08, and 1.3 before 1.3.07.04 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted DNS packet that prevents an authoritative name (CNAME) record from resolving, aka 'improper rotation of resource records.'

Solution

Solution

Update your system with the appropriate patches or software upgrades. http://maradns.blogspot.com/2007/08/maradns-update-all-versions.html http://secunia.com/advisories/28329 http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/f358de71-bf64-11dc-928b-0016179b2dd5.html

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)