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Date: Thu, 4 Sep 2008 12:49:16 -0400 (EDT)
From: "Steven M. Christey" <>
Subject: Re: CVE id request: dns2tcp

Name: CVE-2008-3910
Status: Candidate
Reference: MLIST:[oss-security] 20080904 CVE id request: dns2tcp
Reference: URL:
Reference: CONFIRM:

dns2tcp before 0.4.1 does not properly handle negative values in a
certain length field in the input argument to the (1)
dns_simple_decode or (2) dns_decode function, which allows remote
attackers to overwrite a buffer and have unspecified other impact.

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