Wireshark 1.8.x < 1.8.12 Multiple DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 71520

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VPR Score: 3.6


The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by multiple denial of service vulnerabilities.


The installed version of Wireshark 1.8.x is a version prior to 1.8.12. It is, therefore, affected by denial of service vulnerabilities in the following dissectors :

- SIP (Bug #9388)


Upgrade to Wireshark version 1.8.12 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 71520

File Name: wireshark_1_8_12.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2013/12/18

Updated: 2019/11/27

Dependencies: 34112

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2013-7114

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark

Required KB Items: SMB/Wireshark/Installed

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/12/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/12/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-7112, CVE-2013-7114

BID: 64411, 64412