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Date: Thu, 10 Jul 2008 16:27:33 +0200
From: Thomas Biege <>
Subject: Re: DNS vulnerability: other relevant software

> - dnsmasq [2]:
> 	no port randomization [3]
dnsmasq is a simple forwarder AFAIK threfore it should not be vulnerable.
the author told me he will add TRXID and port randomization...

> - pdnsd [4]:
> 	no info yet

powerdns-recursor uses port randomization with a better
PRNG than glibc rand() since version 3.1.6.

 Thomas Biege <>, SUSE LINUX, Security Support & Auditing
 SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, GF: Markus Rex, HRB 16746 (AG Nuernberg)
           Hamming's Motto:
           The purpose of computing is insight, not numbers.
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