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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   BIND Vendors:   ISC (Internet Software Consortium)
ISC BIND Prefetch Bug Lets Remote Users Deny Service Against Recursive Nameservers
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1030214
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2014-3214   (Links to External Site)
Date:  May 9 2014
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 9.10.0
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in ISC BIND. A remote user can cause denial of service conditions.

A remote user can trigger a flaw in the prefetch feature and cause the target recursive nameserver to crash.

Specially crafted attributes returned in an answer to a remote user's query can trigger this flaw.

Authoritative-only servers are not affected.

Impact:   A remote user can cause the target nameserver to crash.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (9.10.0-P1).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   State error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any)

Message History:   None.

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