CVE-2012-4291

LOW
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Description

The CIP dissector in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.15, 1.6.x before 1.6.10, and 1.8.x before 1.8.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a malformed packet.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-08/msg00033.html

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0125.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/50276

http://secunia.com/advisories/51363

http://secunia.com/advisories/54425

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

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/55035

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-20.html

https://blogs.oracle.com/sunsecurity/entry/multiple_vulnerabilities_in_wireshark3

https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=7570

https://hermes.opensuse.org/messages/15514562

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A15813

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2012-08-16

Updated: 2018-10-30

Type: CWE-399

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 3.3

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 6.5

Severity: LOW

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 2

OR

cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:11.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:12.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:5.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 3

OR

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.6.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.6.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.6.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.6.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.6.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 4

OR

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (23 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
80804Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : wireshark (multiple_vulnerabilities_in_wireshark3)NessusSolaris Local Security Checks
high
79162CentOS 6 : wireshark (CESA-2013:1569)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
high
74732openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2012:1067-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
74720openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2012:1035-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
low
71301Scientific Linux Security Update : wireshark on SL6.x i386/x86_64 (20131121)NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
high
71268Amazon Linux AMI : wireshark (ALAS-2013-251)NessusAmazon Linux Local Security Checks
high
71105Oracle Linux 6 : wireshark (ELSA-2013-1569)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
high
71005RHEL 6 : wireshark (RHSA-2013:1569)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
69500GLSA-201308-05 : Wireshark: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
68696Oracle Linux 5 : wireshark (ELSA-2013-0125)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
medium
66069Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2013:055)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
high
64231SuSE 11.2 Security Update : wireshark (SAT Patch Number 6760)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
low
63606Scientific Linux Security Update : wireshark on SL5.x i386/x86_64 (20130108)NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
medium
63570CentOS 5 : wireshark (CESA-2013:0125)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
63408RHEL 5 : wireshark (RHSA-2013:0125)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
62097SuSE 10 Security Update : wireshark (ZYPP Patch Number 8267)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
low
61982Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2012:134)NessusMandriva Local Security Checks
high
61688Fedora 17 : wireshark-1.6.10-1.fc17 (2012-12091)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
61687Fedora 16 : wireshark-1.6.10-1.fc16 (2012-12085)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
61588FreeBSD : Wireshark -- Multiple vulnerabilities (4cdfe875-e8d6-11e1-bea0-002354ed89bc)NessusFreeBSD Local Security Checks
high
61573Wireshark 1.8.x < 1.8.2 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high
61572Wireshark 1.6.x < 1.6.10 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high
61571Wireshark 1.4.x < 1.4.15 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
low