CVE Reference: CVE-2012-1667

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CVE-2012-1667

Description:
ISC BIND 9.x before 9.7.6-P1, 9.8.x before 9.8.3-P1, 9.9.x before 9.9.1-P1, and 9.4-ESV and 9.6-ESV before 9.6-ESV-R7-P1 does not properly handle resource records with a zero-length RDATA section, which allows remote DNS servers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash or data corruption) or obtain sensitive information from process memory via a crafted record.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

SLACKWARE
  http://www.slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2012&m=slackware-security.536004

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA51096

REDHAT
  http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1110.html

MANDRIVA
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:089

HP
  http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=134132772016230&w=2

CONFIRM
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5501
  http://www.isc.org/software/bind/advisories/cve-2012-1667

APPLE
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2012/Sep/msg00004.html


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