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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2000-1066
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:22:34
Published 11 Dec 2000 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2000-1066

Summary

The getnameinfo function in FreeBSD 4.1.1 and earlier, and possibly other operating systems, allows a remote attacker to cause a denial of service via a long DNS hostname.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Freebsd 4.0

  • Freebsd 4.1

  • Freebsd 4.1.1


References

BID - 1894

FREEBSD - FreeBSD-SA-00:63


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:00