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dns/bind9* -- Malicious Regex Can Cause Memory Exhaustion

Affected packages
bind99 <
bind99-base <
bind98 <
bind98-base <


VuXML ID 7a282e49-95b6-11e2-8433-0800273fe665
Discovery 2013-03-11
Entry 2013-03-27

ISC reports:

A critical defect in BIND 9 allows an attacker to cause excessive memory consumption in named or other programs linked to libdns.


CVE Name CVE-2013-2266