CVE-2011-3483

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Description

Wireshark 1.6.x before 1.6.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a malformed capture file that leads to an invalid root tvbuff, related to a "buffer exception handling vulnerability."

References

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:138

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/09/13/1

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/09/14/10

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/09/14/5

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/09/14/9

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2011-14.html

https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6135

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=737785

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A14971

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2011-09-20

Updated: 2017-09-19

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (9 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
76045openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2011:1142-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
75774openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2011:1142-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
61928Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2011:138)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
high
57735Debian DSA-2395-1 : wireshark - buffer underflowNessusDebian Local Security Checks
medium
57263SuSE 10 Security Update : wireshark (ZYPP Patch Number 7796)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
57136SuSE 11.1 Security Update : wireshark (SAT Patch Number 5281)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
56617SuSE 10 Security Update : wireshark (ZYPP Patch Number 7795)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
56426GLSA-201110-02 : Wireshark: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
56164Wireshark 1.6.x < 1.6.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
medium