CVE-2015-8715

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Description

epan/dissectors/packet-alljoyn.c in the AllJoyn dissector in Wireshark 1.12.x before 1.12.9 does not check for empty arguments, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted packet.

References

http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3505

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinjan2016-2867206.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/79816

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034551

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2015-34.html

https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=11607

https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=40caff2d1fb08262c84aaaa8ac584baa8866dd7c

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201604-05

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-01-04

Updated: 2016-12-07

Type: CWE-20

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

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (6 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
90744GLSA-201604-05 : Wireshark: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
89695Debian DSA-3505-1 : wireshark - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
medium
87912SUSE SLED11 / SLES11 Security Update : wireshark (SUSE-SU-2016:0110-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
87911SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : wireshark (SUSE-SU-2016:0109-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
87833openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-2016-12)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
87824Wireshark 1.12.x < 1.12.9 Multiple DoSNessusWindows
medium