Upstream information

CVE-2009-4009 at MITRE


Buffer overflow in PowerDNS Recursor before allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted packets.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 10
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 567990 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • pdns-recursor >= 4.0.3-1.2
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA pdns-recursor-4.0.3-1.2

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Fri Jun 28 07:08:37 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:50 2022