CVE-1999-0849: maxdname bug
Buffer overflow in obscure buffer
CVE: [CVE-1999-0849](http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-1999-0849) Posting date: 10 Nov 1999 Program Impacted: [BIND](https://www.isc.org/bind) Versions affected: 4.9.5, 4.9.5 patchlevel 1, 4.9.6, 4.9.7, 4.9.8, 8.1,
8.1.1, 8.1.2, 8.2, 8.2 patchlevel 1, 8.2.1, 8.2.2, 8.2.2 patchlevel 1
Severity: Minor Exploitable: Remotely Description: The use of sprintf() with data from the network
can result in a buffer overflow condition which may result in unexpected
behavior. Because of the placement of the buffer which might be
overflowed, it is unlikely this bug will result in serious consequences,
however the possibility of a remotely triggered server crash cannot be
Workarounds: None. Active exploits: None known at this time.
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