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788650: CVE-2012-1033 bind: deleted domain name resolving flaw

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The resolver in ISC BIND 9 through 9.8.1-P1 overwrites cached server names and TTL values in NS records during the processing of a response to an A record query, which allows remote attackers to trigger continued resolvability of revoked domain names via a "ghost domain names" attack.

Find out more about CVE-2012-1033 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (bind) RHSA-2012:0716 2012-06-07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (bind97) RHSA-2012:0717 2012-06-07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (bind) RHSA-2012:0716 2012-06-07

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 bind Will not fix
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.

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