CVE Database


Impact: Low
Public: 2010-06-09
Bugzilla: 604290: CVE-2010-2283 wireshark: SMB dissector NULL pointer dereference


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The SMB dissector in Wireshark 0.99.6 through 1.0.13, and 1.2.0 through 1.2.8 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference) via unknown vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2010-2283 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 2.9
Base Metrics: AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Adjacent Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (wireshark) RHSA-2010:0625 August 11, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (wireshark) RHSA-2010:0625 August 11, 2010
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (wireshark) RHSA-2010:0625 August 11, 2010

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