Vulnerability Details

Wireshark Multiple Denial-of-Service Vulnerabilities -01 Jan15 (Mac OS X)

Published: 2015-01-14 03:13:33
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Summary:
This host is installed with Wireshark and is prone to multiple denial-of-service vulnerabilities.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Multiple flaws are due to, - An error within the SMTP dissector. - An error within the DEC DNA Routing Protocol dissector. - An error within the LPP dissector. - Two errors within the WCCP dissector. - An error when decypting TLS/SSL sessions.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow attackers to conduct multiple denial-of-service attacks.

Affected Versions:
Wireshark 1.10.x before 1.10.12 and 1.12.x before 1.12.3 on Mac OS X

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Wireshark version 1.10.12, 1.12.3 or later.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Executable

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0564
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0563
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0562
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0561
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0560
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-0559

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71922
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71916
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71921
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71917
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71919
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71918

References:

http://secunia.com/advisories/62020
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2015-01.html
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2015-02.html
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2015-03.html
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2015-04.html
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2015-04.html

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0
Published
2015-01-14
Modified
2018-10-12
Category
Denial of Service

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