CVE-2012-0043

MEDIUM

Description

Buffer overflow in the reassemble_message function in epan/dissectors/packet-rlc.c in the RLC dissector in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.11 and 1.6.x before 1.6.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a series of fragmented RLC packets.

References

http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=40266

http://secunia.com/advisories/47494

http://secunia.com/advisories/54425

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201308-05.xml

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/01/11/7

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1026508

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-03.html

https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6391

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A15324

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2012-04-11

Updated: 2017-09-19

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.8

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 6.5

Severity: MEDIUM