Upstream information

CVE-2014-6431 at MITRE

Description

Buffer overflow in the SnifferDecompress function in wiretap/ngsniffer.c in the DOS Sniffer file parser in Wireshark 1.10.x before 1.10.10 and 1.12.x before 1.12.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted file that triggers writes of uncompressed bytes beyond the end of the output buffer.

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: 897055 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Liberty Linux 7
  • wireshark >= 1.10.3-12.el7_0
  • wireshark-devel >= 1.10.3-12.el7_0
  • wireshark-gnome >= 1.10.3-12.el7_0
Patchnames:
RHSA-2014:1676
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • wireshark >= 1.10.10-0.2.1
  • wireshark >= 1.10.11-0.2.1
  • wireshark-devel >= 1.10.10-0.2.1
Patchnames:
sdksp3-wireshark
sledsp3-wireshark
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • wireshark >= 1.10.13-0.2.1
  • wireshark-devel >= 1.10.13-0.2.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA wireshark-1.10.13-0.2.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15
  • libwireshark9 >= 2.4.6-1.31
  • libwiretap7 >= 2.4.6-1.31
  • libwscodecs1 >= 2.4.6-1.31
  • libwsutil8 >= 2.4.6-1.31
  • wireshark >= 2.4.6-1.31
  • wireshark-devel >= 2.4.6-1.31
  • wireshark-ui-qt >= 2.4.6-1.31
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA libwireshark9-2.4.6-1.31
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 GA wireshark-devel-2.4.6-1.31
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • libwireshark9 >= 2.4.6-1.31
  • libwiretap7 >= 2.4.6-1.31
  • libwscodecs1 >= 2.4.6-1.31
  • libwsutil8 >= 2.4.6-1.31
  • wireshark >= 2.4.6-1.31
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA libwireshark9-2.4.6-1.31
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • wireshark-devel >= 2.4.6-1.31
  • wireshark-ui-qt >= 2.4.6-1.31
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 GA wireshark-devel-2.4.6-1.31
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3
  • wireshark >= 1.10.10-0.2.1
  • wireshark >= 1.10.11-0.2.1
  • wireshark-devel >= 1.10.10-0.2.1
Patchnames:
sdksp3-wireshark
slessp3-wireshark
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • wireshark >= 1.10.13-0.2.1
  • wireshark-devel >= 1.10.13-0.2.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA wireshark-1.10.13-0.2.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA wireshark-1.10.13-0.2.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • wireshark >= 1.10.11-0.2.1
  • wireshark-devel >= 1.10.10-0.2.1
Patchnames:
sdksp3-wireshark
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • wireshark >= 2.2.2-1.1
  • wireshark-devel >= 2.2.2-1.1
  • wireshark-ui-gtk >= 2.2.2-1.1
  • wireshark-ui-qt >= 2.2.2-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-Tumbleweed-2024-10199


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. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.

Product(s) Source package State
Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 wireshark Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3-LTSS wireshark Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 wireshark Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4-LTSS wireshark Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4 wireshark Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One 11 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 wireshark Affected


SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Wed Sep 17 09:38:34 2014
CVE page last modified: Sat Jun 15 22:18:57 2024