Vulnerability in Net::DNS 0.60

Julian Field MailScanner at
Fri Jan 4 19:34:27 GMT 2008

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Upgraded. There is a new version on the website which includes Net::DNS 
0.62 instead of 0.60.

Denis Beauchemin wrote:
> Hello all,
> I just read the following:
> 07.52.14 CVE: CVE-2007-6341
> Platform: Linux
> Title: Perl Net::DNS DNS Response Remote Denial of Service
> Description: The Perl Net::DNS module allows scripts written in Perl
> to perform DNS queries. The application is exposed to a remote denial
> of service issue due to a failure of the module to properly handle
> malformed DNS responses. DNS version 0.60 is affected.
> Ref:
> Julian, your easy Clam+SA install package contains Net::DNS 0.60.  The 
> current version is 0.62.
> Denis


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