CVE-2007-6118

HIGH

Description

The MEGACO dissector in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.9.14 to 0.99.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (long loop and resource consumption) via unknown vectors.

References

http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=199958

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-02/msg00008.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/27777

http://secunia.com/advisories/27817

http://secunia.com/advisories/28197

http://secunia.com/advisories/28207

http://secunia.com/advisories/28288

http://secunia.com/advisories/28304

http://secunia.com/advisories/28325

http://secunia.com/advisories/28564

http://secunia.com/advisories/28583

http://secunia.com/advisories/29048

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200712-23.xml

http://securitytracker.com/id?1018988

http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0004

http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1414

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:001

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:1

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0058.html

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0059.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/485792/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26532

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3956

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2007-03.html

https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1975

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10659

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-December/msg00606.html

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-December/msg00712.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2007-11-23

Updated: 2018-10-15

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH