CVE-2008-3932

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2008-09-03
CWE:
CWE-835
Bugzilla:
461243: CVE-2008-3932 wireshark: infinite loop in the NCP dissector

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.9.7 through 1.0.2 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (hang) via a crafted NCP packet that triggers an infinite loop.

Find out more about CVE-2008-3932 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (wireshark) RHSA-2008:0890 2008-10-01
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (wireshark) RHSA-2008:0890 2008-10-01
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (wireshark) RHSA-2008:0890 2008-10-01

Mitigation

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