ISC BIND 9 Multiple DNS Resolver Functions Remote Overflow

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1002

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The remote BIND 9 server is vulnerable to a buffer overflow which may be exploited by an attacker to gain a shell on this host, or disable this service entirely.

Solution

Upgrade to Bind 9.2.2 or later.

See Also

https://www.isc.org/software/bind

http://cert.uni-stuttgart.de/archive/bugtraq/2003/03/msg00075.html

http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-2002-19.html

http://www.isc.org/products/BIND/bind9.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 1002

Family: DNS Servers

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2016/05/13

Dependencies: 1003

Nessus ID: 11318

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSSv2

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:isc:bind

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2002-0684