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CVE-1999-0835: sig bug

  • Updated on 28 Oct 2014
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Denial of service in BIND named via malformed SIG records.




          Posting date: 

                11 Nov 1999        


          Program Impacted: 



          Versions affected: 

                 4.9.5 - 4.9.6, 8.1 - 8.2.1        









                Improper validation of SIG record contents can trigger the DNS server crashing resulting in a denial of service attack. 







  Active exploits: 

                None known at this time.        



                Upgrade to BIND 8.2.1 or later



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