Intrusion Prevention

Dproxy.Nexgen.Dns.Decode.Reverse.Name.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates a Remote buffer overflow vulnerability in C-Arbre. This issue is due to a lack of boundry checking of the "name" buffer in the "dns_decode_reverse_name()" [dns_decode.c] function, when processing packets sent to port 53/UDP. It allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.

Affected Products

dproxy-nexgen

Impact

System compromise.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any official supplied fix for issue.

CVE References

CVE-2007-1866