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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2013-4854

Original release date: 07/29/2013
Last revised: 10/24/2014


The RFC 5011 implementation in rdata.c in ISC BIND 9.7.x and 9.8.x before 9.8.5-P2, 9.8.6b1, 9.9.x before 9.9.3-P2, and 9.9.4b1, and DNSco BIND 9.9.3-S1 before 9.9.3-S1-P1 and 9.9.4-S1b1, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and named daemon exit) via a query with a malformed RDATA section that is not properly handled during construction of a log message, as exploited in the wild in July 2013.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.8 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20130806 [slackware-security] bind (SSA:2013-218-01)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 54211
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 54134
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 54323
Type: Advisory
External Source: MISC
Name: https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10052
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2013:1114
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 61479
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19561
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-13-210/
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT101281
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2013:1115
Type: Advisory
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2013-13863
Type: Advisory
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2014-10-16-3
External Source: FREEBSD
Name: FreeBSD-SA-13:07
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SU-2013:1310
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://support.apple.com/kb/HT6536
External Source: XF
Name: isc-bind-cve20134854-dos(86004)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 54185
Type: Advisory
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2013-13831
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 54432
Type: Advisory
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2013:202
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:1354
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01016
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01015
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 54207
Type: Advisory
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02926
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1028838

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/o:mandriva:enterprise_server:5.0
* cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1.0
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* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.1:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.1:p2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.3:rc2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.3:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.3:b2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.3:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.0:rc4
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.0
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.0:rc3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.0:b2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.0:a3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.0:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.0:a1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.0:a2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.3:p1
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* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.7
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0:p2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0b3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.1:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.6:p2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.4:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.6:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.2:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.1:p2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.1:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.2:p3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.1b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.2:p2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0a1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0:beta
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0a2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.2:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.3:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0b2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.4:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0a3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.3:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.3:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.4b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.4
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.6
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.5
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.5:rc2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.5:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.5:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.4:p1
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* cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.37
* cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.1
* cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.0
* cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:12.2
* cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:12.1
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* cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:19
* cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:18
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* cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5
* cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6
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* cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd:8.0
* cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd:8.1
* cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd:8.2
* cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd:8.3
* cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd:8.4
* cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd:9.0
* cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd:9.1
* cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd:9.1:release-p4
* cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd:9.1:release-p5
* cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd:9.2:prerelease
* cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd:9.2:rc1
* cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd:9.2:rc2
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* cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux_software_development_kit:11.0:sp2:enterprise
* cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux_software_development_kit:11.0:sp3:enterprise
* cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11::server
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* cpe:/o:hp:hp-ux:b.11.31
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* cpe:/a:isc:dnsco_bind:9.9.3:s1
* cpe:/a:isc:dnsco_bind:9.9.4:s1b1
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* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.3:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.3:p2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.2:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.5:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.5:b2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.5
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.5:rc2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.5:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.5:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.0
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.0:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.1:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.1:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.2:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.2:rc2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.1:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.1:b3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.1:b2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.0:a1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.0:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.0:p2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.4
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.0:p4
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.6:b1
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* cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.4
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