CVE-2007-6341

NameCVE-2007-6341
DescriptionNet/DNS/RR/A.pm in Net::DNS 0.60 build 654, as used in packages such as SpamAssassin and OTRS, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (program "croak") via a crafted DNS response.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1515-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs457445

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libnet-dns-perl (PTS)wheezy0.66-2fixed
jessie0.81-2fixed
jessie (security)0.81-2+deb8u1fixed
stretch, sid1.06-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libnet-dns-perlsource(unstable)0.63-1low457445
libnet-dns-perlsourceetch0.59-1etch1mediumDSA-1515-1
libnet-dns-perlsourcesarge0.48-1sarge1mediumDSA-1515-1

Notes

maybe this should be unimportant as applications using net-dns should handle this croak

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