Upstream information

CVE-2012-6054 at MITRE

Description

The dissect_sflow_245_address_type function in epan/dissectors/packet-sflow.c in the sFlow dissector in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.4 does not properly handle length calculations for an invalid IP address type, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a packet that is neither IPv4 nor IPv6.

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 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 807942 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 814816 [RESOLVED / DUPLICATE]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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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 Desktop 11 SP2 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 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 for SAP Business All-in-One wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2 wireshark Released