• CVSS Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings • CPE Information
Denial of service in BIND named via consuming more than "fdmax" file descriptors.
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  • BID:788
  • URL:
  • CALDERA:CSSA-1999-034.1
  • URL: (Obsolete source - check if archived by the Wayback Machine)
  • CERT:CA-99-14
  • DEBIAN:19991116 Denial of service vulnerabilities in bind
  • REDHAT:RHSA-1999:054-01
  • SUN:00194
  • URL: (Obsolete source)
  • SUSE:19991111 Security hole in bind8 < 8.2.2p2 and bind4 < 4.9.7-REL
  • XF:bind-fdmax-dos
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