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225268: CVE-2007-0494 BIND dnssec denial of service

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

ISC BIND 9.0.x, 9.1.x, 9.2.0 up to 9.2.7, 9.3.0 up to 9.3.3, 9.4.0a1 up to 9.4.0a6, 9.4.0b1 up to 9.4.0b4, 9.4.0rc1, and 9.5.0a1 (Bind Forum only) allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (exit) via a type * (ANY) DNS query response that contains multiple RRsets, which triggers an assertion error, aka the "DNSSEC Validation" vulnerability.

Find out more about CVE-2007-0494 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (bind) RHSA-2007:0057 2007-03-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (bind) RHSA-2007:0044 2007-02-06
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (bind) RHSA-2007:0044 2007-02-06
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (bind) RHSA-2007:0044 2007-02-06

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