Upstream information

CVE-2017-15189 at MITRE

Description

In Wireshark 2.4.0 to 2.4.1, the DOCSIS dissector could go into an infinite loop. This was addressed in plugins/docsis/packet-docsis.c by adding decrements.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Running

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  SUSE
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1062645 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 983671 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
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
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


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP2 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS wireshark Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 for Raspberry PI wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP2 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 wireshark Released