DescriptionThe DNSPacket::expand method in in PowerDNS before 2.9.17 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by sending a random stream of bytes.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
pdns (PTS)jessie3.4.1-4+deb8u8fixed
jessie (security)3.4.1-4+deb8u10fixed
stretch (security), stretch4.0.3-1+deb9u5fixed
bullseye, sid4.2.1-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs

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