Upstream information

CVE-2016-4078 at MITRE

Description

The IEEE 802.11 dissector in Wireshark 1.12.x before 1.12.11 and 2.0.x before 2.0.3 does not properly restrict element lists, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (deep recursion and application crash) via a crafted packet, related to epan/dissectors/packet-capwap.c and epan/dissectors/packet-ieee80211.c.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.3 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Medium Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5.9
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 976944 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
SLES for SAP Applications wireshark Released
SLES_LTSS-10-SP4 wireshark Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 wireshark Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 wireshark Released