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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2014-0591

Original release date: 01/13/2014
Last revised: 03/17/2015


The query_findclosestnsec3 function in query.c in named in ISC BIND 9.6, 9.7, and 9.8 before 9.8.6-P2 and 9.9 before 9.9.4-P2, and 9.6-ESV before 9.6-ESV-R10-P2, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (INSIST assertion failure and daemon exit) via a crafted DNS query to an authoritative nameserver that uses the NSEC3 signing feature.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.6 (LOW) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1029589
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2014-0858
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02961
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2014:002
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2014-0811
External Source: FREEBSD
Name: FreeBSD-SA-14:04
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2014:0202
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1051717
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2014-175-01
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2014:0043
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 101973
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01085
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2014:0199
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-2081-1
External Source: BID
Name: 64801
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2014-10-16-3
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SU-2015:0480
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://support.apple.com/kb/HT6536
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01078
Type: Advisory
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2014-028-01
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-3023

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.4:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.4:rc2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.4
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.9.4:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.6:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.6:rc2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.6
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.6:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.0
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.0:a1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.0:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.0:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.0:p2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.0:p4
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.1:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.1:b2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.1:b3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.1:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.1:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.2:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.2:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.2:rc2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.3:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.3:p2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.4
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.5
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.5:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.5:b2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.5:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.5:p2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.5:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.5:rc2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.8.6:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0:beta
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0:p2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0a1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0a2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0a3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0b2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.0b3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.1:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.1:p2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.1:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.1b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.2:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.2:p2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.2:p3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.2:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.3:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.3:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.3:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.4
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.4:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.4:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.4:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.4b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.5
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.5:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.5:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.5:rc2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.6
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.6:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.6:p2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.7.7
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv-r1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv-r2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv-r3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv-r4
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv-r4-p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv-r5
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv-r5:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv-r5b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv-r6
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv-r6:b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv-r6:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv-r6:rc2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv-r7
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv-r7:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv-r7:p2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv-r9
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6-esv-r9:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.0
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.0:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.0a1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.0b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.1:p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.1:p2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.1:p3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.1:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.1b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.2:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.2-p1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.2-p2
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.2-p3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.2b1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.3
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.3:rc1
* cpe:/a:isc:bind:9.6.3b1

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