Upstream information

CVE-2007-3409 at MITRE

Description

Net::DNS before 0.60, a Perl module, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (stack consumption) via a malformed compressed DNS packet with self-referencing pointers, which triggers an infinite loop.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 291468 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • perl-Net-DNS >= 0.53-2.3
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • perl-Net-DNS >= 0.55-12.6
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
  • perl-Net-DNS >= 0.24-90
sled10.x86
core9.s390
slox4.x86
sles9-oes.x86
sles10.s390x
ul1.s390
ZYPP Patch Nr: 4046
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Open Enterprise Server
  • perl-Net-DNS >= 0.46-27.4
sled10.x86
core9.s390
slox4.x86
sles9-oes.x86
sles10.s390x
ul1.s390
ZYPP Patch Nr: 4046