Upstream information

CVE-2005-2363 at MITRE


Unknown vulnerability in the (1) SMPP dissector, (2) 802.3 dissector, (3) DHCP, (4) MEGACO dissector, or (5) H1 dissector in Ethereal 0.8.15 through 0.10.11 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via unknown attack vectors.

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 entry: 98446 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • ethereal >= 0.10.12-4
YOU Patch Nr: 10399
Open Enterprise Server
  • ethereal >= 0.10.12-2.2
YOU Patch Nr: 10399
SuSE Linux 9.0 for AMD64
SuSE Linux 9.0 for IA32
  • ethereal >= 0.10.12-4
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for IA32
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for x86-64
  • ethereal >= 0.10.12-2.2
  • ethereal >= 0.10.12-2.1