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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2012-0006
Last Modified 06 Mar 2013 11:50:20
Published 13 Mar 2012 05:55:01
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2012-0006

Summary

The DNS server in Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 and Server 2008 SP2, R2, and R2 SP1 does not properly handle objects in memory during record lookup, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon restart) via a crafted query, aka "DNS Denial of Service Vulnerability."

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2


References

MS - MS12-017

CERT - TA12-073A

Related Patches

MS12-017 Security Update for Windows Server 2008 (KB2647170)

MS12-017 Security Update for Windows Server 2003 (KB2647170)

MS12-017 Security Update for Windows Server 2003 x64 (KB2647170)

MS12-017 Security Update for Windows Server 2008 x64 (KB2647170)

MS12-017 Security Update for Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 (KB2647170)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:57:27