Upstream information

CVE-2012-0042 at MITRE

Description

Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.11 and 1.6.x before 1.6.5 does not properly perform certain string conversions, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via a crafted packet, related to epan/to_str.c.

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 2.9
Vector AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Adjacent Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 741190 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • wireshark >= 1.4.11-0.2.2.1
Patchnames:
slessp1-wireshark


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

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 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