CVE-2012-4244

NameCVE-2012-4244
DescriptionISC BIND 9.x before 9.7.6-P3, 9.8.x before 9.8.3-P3, 9.9.x before 9.9.1-P3, and 9.4-ESV and 9.6-ESV before 9.6-ESV-R7-P3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and named daemon exit) via a query for a long resource record.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-2547-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs693015
Debian/oldoldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
bind9 (PTS)squeeze, squeeze (security)1:9.7.3.dfsg-1~squeeze11fixed
squeeze (lts)1:9.7.3.dfsg-1~squeeze14fixed
wheezy1:9.8.4.dfsg.P1-6+nmu2+deb7u3fixed
wheezy (security)1:9.8.4.dfsg.P1-6+nmu2+deb7u4fixed
stretch, sid, jessie1:9.9.5.dfsg-9fixed
isc-dhcp (PTS)squeeze, squeeze (security)4.1.1-P1-15+squeeze8fixed
wheezy4.2.2.dfsg.1-5+deb70u6fixed
jessie4.3.1-6fixed
stretch, sid4.3.2-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
bind9source(unstable)1:9.8.4.dfsg-1high693015
bind9sourcesqueeze1:9.7.3.dfsg-1~squeeze7highDSA-2547-1
bind9sourcewheezy1:9.8.1.dfsg.P1-4.4high
isc-dhcpsource(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

- isc-dhcp <not-affected> (issue only affects the named service, which isn't used by isc-dhcp)

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