CVE-2006-0987

NameCVE-2006-0987
DescriptionThe default configuration of ISC BIND before 9.4.1-P1, when configured as a caching name server, allows recursive queries and provides additional delegation information to arbitrary IP addresses, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (traffic amplification) via DNS queries with spoofed source IP addresses.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs355787, 356266

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
bind9 (PTS)bullseye (security), bullseye1:9.16.48-1fixed
bookworm, bookworm (security)1:9.18.24-1fixed
sid, trixie1:9.19.24-185-g392e7199df2-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
bindsource(unstable)(unfixed)unimportant355787
bind9source(unstable)1:9.4.0-1unimportant356266

Notes

This is within the responsibilities of a local admin, especially when
operating a DNS server, affected sites can configure AllowRecursion

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