DescriptionPowerDNS Recursor before 3.6.2 does not limit delegation chaining, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service ("performance degradations") via a large or infinite number of referrals, as demonstrated by resolving domains hosted by ezdns.it.
Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database
SUSE Security Advisories:
List of released packages
|Fixed package version(s)
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA pdns-recursor-4.0.3-1.2
Status of this issue by product and package
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|Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.
|HPE Helion OpenStack 8
|SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8
|SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Sat Nov 22 11:17:06 2014
CVE page last modified: Thu Dec 7 13:07:55 2023