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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.4 6.4
CVE Id CVE-2008-4099
Last Modified 19 Sep 2008 12:00:00
Published 18 Sep 2008 01:59:32
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-4099

Summary

PyDNS (aka python-dns) before 2.3.1-4 in Debian GNU/Linux does not use random source ports or transaction IDs for DNS requests, which makes it easier for remote attackers to spoof DNS responses, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-1447.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Debian Python-dns 2.3.0-1

  • Debian Python-dns 2.3.0-2

  • Debian Python-dns 2.3.0-3

  • Debian Python-dns 2.3.0-4

  • Debian Python-dns 2.3.0-5

  • Debian Python-dns 2.3.0-5.1

  • Debian Python-dns 2.3.0-6

  • Debian Python-dns 2.3.1-1

  • Debian Python-dns 2.3.1-2

  • Debian Python-dns 2.3.1-3


References

MLIST - [oss-security] 20080915 Re: CVE Request (ruby -- DNS spoofing vulnerability in resolv.rb)

MLIST - [oss-security] 20080911 Re: CVE Request (ruby -- DNS spoofing vulnerability in resolv.rb)

CONFIRM - http://packages.debian.org/changelogs/pool/main/p/python-dns/python-dns_2.3.3-1/changelog

CONFIRM - http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=490217


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:23