Upstream information

CVE-2007-6451 at MITRE

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in the CIP dissector in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.9.14 to 0.99.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via unknown vectors that trigger allocation of large amounts of memory.

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: 343574 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Novell Linux Desktop 9 SDK for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 SDK for x86_64
Open Enterprise Server
  • ethereal >= 0.10.13-2.30
sles10.x86
core9.x86
sles10.s390x
core9.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 4847
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • ethereal >= 0.10.14-16.21
  • ethereal-devel >= 0.10.14-16.21
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