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Date: Wed, 25 Mar 2009 20:24:56 -0400 (EDT)
From: "Steven M. Christey" <>
Subject: Re: CVE id request: ldns

Name: CVE-2009-1086
Status: Candidate
Reference: MLIST:[oss-security] 20090324 CVE id request: ldns
Reference: URL:
Reference: MISC:

Heap-based buffer overflow in the ldns_rr_new_frm_str_internal
function in ldns 1.4.x allows remote attackers to cause a denial of
service (memory corruption) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a
DNS resource record (RR) with a long (1) class field (clas variable)
and possibly (2) TTL field.

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