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CVE-2004-0789 - Derisive Scallywag

Description

Multiple implementations of the DNS protocol including (1) Poslib 1.0.2-1 and earlier as used by Posadis (2) Axis Network products before firmware 3.13 and (3) Men & Mice Suite 2.2x before 2.2.3 and 3.5.x before 3.5.2 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU and network bandwidth consumption) by triggering a communications loop via (a) DNS query packets with localhost as a spoofed source address or (b) a response packet that triggers a response packet.

Reference

http://www.niscc.gov.uk/niscc/docs/al-20041130-00862.html?lang=en http://www.niscc.gov.uk/niscc/docs/re-20041109-00957.pdf http://www.posadis.org/advisories/pos_adv_006.txt http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/11642 http://securitytracker.com/id?1012157 http://secunia.com/advisories/13145 https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/17997