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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.8 7.8
CVE Id CVE-2008-6194
Last Modified 23 Jul 2009 12:00:00
Published 19 Feb 2009 01:30:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-6194

Summary

Memory leak in the DNS server in Microsoft Windows allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via DNS packets. NOTE: this issue reportedly exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2007-3898.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows


References

BUGTRAQ - 20080508 Re: After 6 months - fix available for Microsoft DNS cache poisoning attack


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:49:06