|Bugzilla:||965192: CVE-2013-3558 wireshark: DoS (crash) in the PPP CCP dissector (wnpa-sec-2013-26, upstream #8638)|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
The dissect_ccp_bsdcomp_opt function in epan/dissectors/packet-ppp.c in the PPP CCP dissector in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.7 does not terminate a bit-field list, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a malformed packet.
Not Vulnerable. This issue does not affect the version of wireshark as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6.
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