Vulnerability Details

Wireshark Multiple DoS Vulnerabilities-02 Apr17 (Windows)

Published: 2017-04-19 09:37:50
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

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 exist due to, - Multiple errors in WSP dissector, SLSK dissector, SIGCOMP dissector, RPC over RDMA dissector, WBXML dissector, BGP dissector and NetScaler file parser which could go into an infinite loop triggered by packet injection or a malformed capture file. - Multiple errors in PacketBB dissector and IMAP dissector triggered by packet injection or a malformed capture file.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow remote attackers to cause the application to crash resulting in denial-of-service condition.

Affected Versions:
Wireshark version 2.2.0 through 2.2.5 and 2.0.0 through 2.0.11 on Windows

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Wireshark version 2.2.6 or 2.2.12 or later.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Windows Registry

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7748
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7746
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7747
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7745
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7705
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7702
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7703
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7701
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7700

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97628
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97635
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97638
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97627
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97630
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97633
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97636
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97632
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97631

References:

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2017-21.html
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2017-19.html
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2017-18.html
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2017-20.html
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2017-15.html
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2017-13.html
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2017-12.html
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2017-16.html
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2017-14.html

Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.8
Published
2017-04-19
Modified
2018-10-17
Category
Denial of Service

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