EtherApe RPC Packet Processing Denial of Service Vulnerability

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

Denial of Service

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

5.0

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

10 years ago

Modified

Modified

3 years ago

Summary

This host is installed with EtherApe and is prone to denial of service vulnerabilities.

Insight

Insight

The flaw is due to an error in the add_conversation function in 'conversations.c' when processing specially crafted RPC packet.

Affected Software

Affected Software

EtherApe version prior to 0.9.12

Solution

Solution

Upgrade to EtherApe version 0.9.12 or later.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)

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