CVE Reference: CVE-2012-3817

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CVE-2012-3817

Description:
ISC BIND 9.4.x, 9.5.x, 9.6.x, and 9.7.x before 9.7.6-P2; 9.8.x before 9.8.3-P2; 9.9.x before 9.9.1-P2; and 9.6-ESV before 9.6-ESV-R7-P2, when DNSSEC validation is enabled, does not properly initialize the failing-query cache, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and daemon exit) by sending many queries.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1518-1

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-08/msg00013.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-08/msg00015.html

ST
  1027296

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-2012-1123.html
  http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1122.html

DEBIAN
  http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2517

CONFIRM
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5880

APPLE
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Sep/msg00002.html


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