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Id: 96469
Status: new
Priority: 0/
Queue: Mail-SPF

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Severity: Normal
Broken in: v2.9.0
Fixed in: (no value)



Subject: Mail::SPF::Server does not catch Net::DNS error for invalid records
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Mail::SPF::Server does not catch Net::DNS errors for some invalid records. Net::DNS croaks with "empty domain label at [...]/Net/DNS/Question.pm line 80" for a SPF record like "a:.example.com ~all". Mail::SPF::Server does not catch this error when calling Net::DNS::Resolver->send on line 566. Eventually, this causes postfix-policyd-spf-perl to crash and postfix to throw a temp-error.


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