CVE-2005-0033: BIND: q_usedns array overrun
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CVE-2005-0033: BIND: q_usedns array overrun

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A buffer overflow can cause the server to exit.







          Posting date: 

                25 Jan 2005        


          Program Impacted: 



          Versions affected: 

                8.4.4 and 8.4.5        









                It is possible to overrun the q_usedns array which is used to track nameservers / addresses that have been queried. 




                Disable the functions that cause BIND to query other servers, namely recursion and the fetching of glue records.



  Active exploits: 

                None known at this time.        



                Upgrade to BIND 8.4.6 or later.



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