CVE Reference: CVE-2013-2266

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CVE-2013-2266

Description:
libdns in ISC BIND 9.7.x and 9.8.x before 9.8.4-P2, 9.8.5 before 9.8.5b2, 9.9.x before 9.9.2-P2, and 9.9.3 before 9.9.3b2 on UNIX platforms allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted regular expression, as demonstrated by a memory-exhaustion attack against a machine running a named process.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1783-1

REDHAT
  http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0690.html
  http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0689.html

OVAL
  http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19579

HP
  http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=136804614120794&w=2

FEDORA
  http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2013-April/101603.html
  http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2013-April/101500.html

DEBIAN
  http://www.debian.org/security/2013/dsa-2656

CONFIRM
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5880
  http://www.isc.org/software/bind/advisories/cve-2013-2266

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


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