Public Date:
604302: CVE-2010-2286 wireshark: SigComp UDVM dissector infinite loop

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The SigComp Universal Decompressor Virtual Machine dissector in Wireshark 0.10.7 through 1.0.13 and 1.2.0 through 1.2.8 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via unknown vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2010-2286 from the MITRE CVE dictionary 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 3 (wireshark) RHSA-2010:0625 2010-08-11
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (wireshark) RHSA-2010:0625 2010-08-11
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (wireshark) RHSA-2010:0625 2010-08-11

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 wireshark Not affected

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