CVE-2010-4300

HIGH

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the dissect_ldss_transfer function (epan/dissectors/packet-ldss.c) in the LDSS dissector in Wireshark 1.2.0 through 1.2.12 and 1.4.0 through 1.4.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via an LDSS packet with a long digest line that triggers memory corruption.

References

http://blogs.sun.com/security/entry/buffer_overflow_vulnerability_in_wireshark

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-01/msg00003.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-01/msg00006.html

http://osvdb.org/69354

http://secunia.com/advisories/42290

http://secunia.com/advisories/42411

http://secunia.com/advisories/42877

http://secunia.com/advisories/43068

http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/15676

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:242

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0924.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/44987

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1024762

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3038

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3068

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3093

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0076

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0212

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0404

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2010-13.html

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2010-14.html

https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=5318

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A14287

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-11-26

Updated: 2017-09-19

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH