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Wireshark Multiple Dissector Multiple DoS Vulnerabilities - Dec12 (Mac OS X)

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

4 years ago

Summary

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

Insight

Insight

The flaws are due to an errors in USB, RTCP, WTP, iSCSI, ISAKMP and ICMPv6 dissectors, which can be exploited to cause a crash.

Affected Software

Affected Software

Wireshark 1.6.x before 1.6.12, 1.8.x before 1.8.4 on Mac OS X

Solution

Solution

Upgrade to the Wireshark version 1.6.12 or 1.8.4 or later.