DescriptionThe dissect_packet function in epan/packet.c in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.11 and 1.6.x before 1.6.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a long packet in a capture file, as demonstrated by an airopeek file.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having low severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SU-2012:0296-1, published Thu Feb 23 15:08:25 MST 2012
- SUSE-SU-2012:0296-2, published Sun Feb 26 17:08:33 MST 2012
- openSUSE-SU-2012:0295-1, published Thu, 23 Feb 2012 19:08:33 +0100 (CET)
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1|| ||Patchnames: |
Status of this issue by product and package
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|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1||wireshark||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1||wireshark||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS||wireshark||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One||wireshark||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1||wireshark||Released|