Upstream information

CVE-2008-4100 at MITRE

Description

GNU adns 1.4 and earlier uses a fixed source port and sequential transaction IDs for DNS requests, which makes it easier for remote attackers to spoof DNS responses, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-1447. NOTE: the vendor reports that this is intended behavior and is compatible with the product's intended role in a trusted environment.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Ignore

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.4
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 426515 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • libadns1 >= 1.4-73.21
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 GA libadns1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • libadns1 >= 1.4-73.21
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA libadns1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • libadns1 >= 1.4-73.21
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA libadns1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • libadns1 >= 1.4-73.21
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA libadns1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • libadns-devel >= 1.4-73.21
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA libadns-devel