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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2012-6053
Last Modified 02 Nov 2013 11:28:55
Published 05 Dec 2012 06:57:19
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2012-6053

Summary

epan/dissectors/packet-usb.c in the USB dissector in Wireshark 1.6.x before 1.6.12 and 1.8.x before 1.8.4 relies on a length field to calculate an offset value, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a zero value for this field.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Wireshark 1.6.0

  • Wireshark 1.6.1

  • Wireshark 1.6.10

  • Wireshark 1.6.11

  • Wireshark 1.6.2

  • Wireshark 1.6.3

  • Wireshark 1.6.4

  • Wireshark 1.6.5

  • Wireshark 1.6.6

  • Wireshark 1.6.7

  • Wireshark 1.6.8

  • Wireshark 1.6.9

  • Wireshark 1.8.0

  • Wireshark 1.8.1

  • Wireshark 1.8.2

  • Wireshark 1.8.3


References

CONFIRM - http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc/trunk/epan/dissectors/packet-usb.c?r1=45310&r2=45309&pathrev=45310

CONFIRM - https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=7787

CONFIRM - http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-31.html

CONFIRM - http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=45310

SUSE - openSUSE-SU-2013:0151

SUSE - openSUSE-SU-2012:1633


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 11:01:26