CVE-2016-0747

The resolver in nginx before 1.8.1 and 1.9.x before 1.9.10 does not properly limit CNAME resolution, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (worker process resource consumption) via vectors related to arbitrary name resolution.
Configurations

Configuration 1 (hide)

OR cpe:2.3:a:nginx:nginx:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:nginx:nginx:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 2 (hide)

OR cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04:*:*:*:esm:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:15.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 3 (hide)

OR cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:leap:42.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 4 (hide)

cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:leap:42.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Information

Published : 2016-02-15 19:59

Updated : 2021-09-22 00:15


NVD link : CVE-2016-0747

Mitre link : CVE-2016-0747


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Products Affected

opensuse

  • leap

nginx

  • nginx

debian

  • debian_linux

canonical

  • ubuntu_linux
CWE
CWE-400

Uncontrolled Resource Consumption