Upstream information

CVE-2012-1595 at MITRE

Description

The pcap_process_pseudo_header function in wiretap/pcap-common.c in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.12 and 1.6.x before 1.6.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a WTAP_ENCAP_ERF file containing an Extension or Multi-Channel header with an invalid pseudoheader size, related to the pcap and pcap-ng file parsers.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 754476 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • wireshark >= 1.4.12-0.3.2
Patchnames:
slessp1-wireshark
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • wireshark >= 1.8.6-0.2.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • wireshark >= 1.10.13-0.2.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • wireshark >= 1.10.13-0.2.1
  • wireshark-devel >= 1.10.13-0.2.1


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SLED-10-SP3 wireshark Released
SLED-10-SP4 wireshark Released
SLES-10-SP3 wireshark Released
SLES-10-SP4 wireshark Released
SLES_LTSS-10-SP4 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1 wireshark Released