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CVE Database

CVE-2011-0444

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2011-01-11
Bugzilla: 669441: CVE-2011-0444 wireshark: buffer overflow in MAC-LTE disector (upstream bug #5530)

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Buffer overflow in the MAC-LTE dissector (epan/dissectors/packet-mac-lte.c) in Wireshark 1.2.0 through 1.2.13 and 1.4.0 through 1.4.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a large number of RARs.

Find out more about CVE-2011-0444 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 6.8
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P/
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (wireshark) RHSA-2011:0369 March 21, 2011

External References

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