CVE-2005-0038

Current Description

The DNS implementation of PowerDNS 2.9.16 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a compressed DNS packet with a label length byte with an incorrect offset, which could trigger an infinite loop.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 31, 2005
Last ModifiedSeptember 05, 2008
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.0
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns2.0_rc1*******
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns2.8*******
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns2.9.0*******
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns2.9.1*******
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns2.9.2*******
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns2.9.3a*******
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns2.9.4*******
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns2.9.5*******
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns2.9.6*******
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns2.9.7*******
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns2.9.8*******
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns2.9.10*******
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns2.9.11*******
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns2.9.12*******
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns2.9.13*******
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns2.9.14*******
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns2.9.15*******
    2.3ApplicationPowerdnsPowerdns********2.9.16

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Powerdns Powerdns *, 2.0_rc1, 2.8, 2.9.0, 2.9.1, 2.9.10, 2.9.11, 2.9.12, 2.9.13, 2.9.14, 2.9.15, 2.9.2, 2.9.3a, 2.9.4, 2.9.5, 2.9.6, 2.9.7, 2.9.8

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://www.niscc.gov.uk/niscc/docs/al-20050524-00433.htmlhttp://www.niscc.gov.uk/niscc/docs/al-20050524-00433.htmlMISC
http://www.niscc.gov.uk/niscc/docs/re-20050524-00432.pdf?lang=enhttp://www.niscc.gov.uk/niscc/docs/re-20050524-00432.pdf?lang=enMISC
25291http://www.osvdb.org/25291OSVDB
13729http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/13729BID