Threat Encyclopedia



This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Denial of Service Vulnerability in PowerDNS Authoritative Server.
The vulnerability is due to an out-of-bound exception caused by a specific query. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending a crafted packet to the target server. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could result in denial-of-service conditions due to a crash of the target service.

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PowerDNS PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.5.0


Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

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Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.


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