Re: Lesson From the DNS Bug: Patching Isn't Enough

Discussion in 'Computer Security' started by nemo_outis, Jul 24, 2008.

  1. nemo_outis

    nemo_outis Guest

    Anonymous Remailer <> wrote in
    news::

    > http://www.wired.com/politics/security/co





    A copy (one of many!) of the leaked blog describing the DNS flaw is here:

    http://blogs.buanzo.com.ar/2008/07/matasano-kaminsky-dns-forgery.html

    Exploit code has already been published on Metasploit and elsewhere. See,
    for instance:

    http://www.caughq.org/exploits/CAU-EX-2008-0002.txt

    Scary stuff!

    Regards,

    PS One dns server software implementation that is inherently immune to the
    bug is here:

    http://cr.yp.to/djbdns.html
    nemo_outis, Jul 24, 2008
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