CVE-2002-0400: DoS internal consistency check (DoS_findtype)
- Updated on 30 May 2013
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A logic error can cause server failure, disabling name service.
04 Jun 2002
9.0 - 9.2.0
BIND 9 before 9.2.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (shutdown) via a malformed DNS packet that triggers an error condition that is not properly handled when the rdataset parameter to the dns_message_findtype() function in message.c is not NULL, aka DoS_findtype.
None known at this time.
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