DescriptionBuffer overflow in the DNS resolver code used in libc, glibc, and libbind, as derived from ISC BIND, allows remote malicious DNS servers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via the stub resolvers.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SuSE-SA:2002:026, published Tue Jul 09 2002
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 00:25:59 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri May 12 11:15:28 2023