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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-4100

GNU adns 1.4 and earlier uses a fixed source port and sequential transaction IDs for DNS requests, which makes it easier for remote attackers to spoof DNS responses, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-1447. NOTE: the vendor reports that this is intended behavior and is compatible with the product's intended role in a trusted environment.
Publish Date : 2008-09-18 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-4100

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application GNU Adns 0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application GNU Adns 0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application GNU Adns 0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application GNU Adns 0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application GNU Adns 0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application GNU Adns 0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application GNU Adns 0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application GNU Adns 0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application GNU Adns 0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application GNU Adns 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application GNU Adns 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application GNU Adns 1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application GNU Adns 1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application GNU Adns 1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
GNU Adns 14

- References For CVE-2008-4100
MLIST [oss-security] 20080911 Re: CVE Request (ruby -- DNS spoofing vulnerability in resolv.rb)
MLIST [oss-security] 20080915 Re: CVE Request (ruby -- DNS spoofing vulnerability in resolv.rb)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-4100

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