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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2008-4682
Last Modified 13 Aug 2012 10:49:21
Published 22 Oct 2008 02:00:01
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-4682

Summary

wtap.c in Wireshark 0.99.7 through 1.0.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application abort) via a malformed Tamos CommView capture file (aka .ncf file) with an "unknown/unexpected packet type" that triggers a failed assertion.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Wireshark 0.99.7

  • Wireshark 0.99.8

  • Wireshark 1.0

  • Wireshark 1.0.0

  • Wireshark 1.0.1

  • Wireshark 1.0.2

  • Wireshark 1.0.3


References

BID - 31838

CONFIRM - https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=2926

XF - wireshark-ncfpacket-dos(45505)

CONFIRM - http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2008-06.html

VUPEN - ADV-2008-2872

BID - 31468

BUGTRAQ - 20081211 rPSA-2008-0336-1 tshark wireshark

REDHAT - RHSA-2009:0313

MILW0RM - 6622

MANDRIVA - MDVSA-2008:215

CONFIRM - http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0336

CONFIRM - http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-082.htm

MISC - http://shinnok.evonet.ro/vulns_html/wireshark.html

SECTRACK - 1021069

SREASON - 4462

SECUNIA - 34144

SECUNIA - 32355


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:35