Security Bulletin: IBM AIX BIND zero length rdata Denial of Service (CVE-2012-1667)
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ISC BIND, as used in IBM AIX, is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by an error when handling DNS resource records. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability via records containing zero length rdata to cause recursive servers to crash or obtain sensitive information.
Affected product(s): IBM AIX
Affected version(s): 5.3, 6.1, 7.1
Refer to the following reference URLs for remediation and additional vulnerability details.
X-Force Database: http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/76034