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CVE-2020-8620

Published: 20 August 2020

In BIND 9.15.6 -> 9.16.5, 9.17.0 -> 9.17.3, An attacker who can establish a TCP connection with the server and send data on that connection can exploit this to trigger the assertion failure, causing the server to exit.

Notes

AuthorNote
amurray
Affects versions 9.15.6 -> 9.16.5, 9.17.0 -> 9.17.3
Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.5

Status

Package Release Status
bind9
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Not vulnerable
(code not present)
focal
Released (1:9.16.1-0ubuntu2.3)
precise Not vulnerable
(code not present)
trusty Not vulnerable
(code not present)
upstream Needs triage

xenial Not vulnerable
(code not present)