A denial of service flaw was found in the way BIND handled queries for NSEC3-signed zones. A remote attacker could use this flaw against an authoritative name server that served NCES3-signed zones by sending a specially crafted query, which, when processed, would cause named to crash.
NOTE: The following CVSS v2.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.
|Base Score:||2.6||Base Metrics:||AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P|
|Access Vector:||Network||Attack Complexity:||High|
|Authentication:||None required||Confidentiality Impact:||None|
|Integrity Impact:||None||Availability Impact:||Partial|
|Oracle Linux version 5 (bind97)||ELSA-2014-1244||2014-09-17|
|Oracle Linux version 6 (bind)||ELSA-2014-0043||2014-01-20|
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