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CVE-2012-4290

Vincent (CVE) Danen's picture
The CTDB dissector in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.15, 1.6.x before 1.6.10, and 1.8.x before 1.8.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (loop and CPU consumption) via a malformed packet.

Details Source

Mitre

Public Date

2012-08-15 00:00:00

Impact

Low

Bugzilla

CVE-2012-4290 wireshark: DoS via excessive CPU consumption in CTDB dissector (wnpa-sec-2012-23)

Bugzilla ID

848 578

CVSS Status

verified

Base Score

4.30

Base Metrics

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (wireshark) RHSA-2013:0125 2013-01-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (wireshark) RHSA-2013:1569 2013-11-20