CVE-2016-6171

Priority
Description
Knot DNS before 2.3.0 allows remote DNS servers to cause a denial of
service (memory exhaustion and slave server crash) via a large zone
transfer for (1) DDNS, (2) AXFR, or (3) IXFR.
Notes
Package
Source: knot (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was needed)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (2.3.0-1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (2.3.0-1)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):not-affected (2.3.0-1)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):not-affected (2.3.0-1)
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Updated: 2020-06-18 16:14:30 UTC (commit e68e16a7a826106828db41d67b55bc933c9cfd5f)