Submitted by Vincent (CVE) Danen on Thu, 09/17/2015 - 22:00
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.
CVE-2013-3558 wireshark: DoS (crash) in the PPP CCP dissector (wnpa-sec-2013-26, upstream #8638)
Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6||wireshark||Not affected|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5||wireshark||Not affected|