Upstream information

CVE-2009-0601 at MITRE

Description

Format string vulnerability in Wireshark 0.99.8 through 1.0.5 on non-Windows platforms allows local users to cause a denial of service (application crash) via format string specifiers in the HOME environment variable.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 2.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 473828 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 11.0
  • wireshark-debuginfo >= 1.0.0-17.9
  • wireshark-debugsource >= 1.0.0-17.9
openSUSE 11.0
  • wireshark >= 1.0.0-17.9
  • wireshark-devel >= 1.0.0-17.9
openSUSE 11.1
  • wireshark-debuginfo >= 1.0.4-2.7.1
  • wireshark-debugsource >= 1.0.4-2.7.1
openSUSE 11.1
  • wireshark >= 1.0.4-2.7.1
  • wireshark-devel >= 1.0.4-2.7.1