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CVE-2013-4079

Vincent (CVE) Danen's picture
The dissect_schedule_message function in epan/dissectors/packet-gsm_cbch.c in the GSM CBCH dissector in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.8 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and application hang) via a crafted packet.

Details Source

Mitre

Statement

Not Vulnerable. This issue does not affect the version of wireshark as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6.

Public Date

2013-06-07 00:00:00

Impact

Low

Bugzilla

CVE-2013-4079 wireshark: DoS (infinite loop, application hang) in the GSM CBCH dissector (wnpa-sec-2013-37)

Bugzilla ID

972 684

CVSS Status

draft

Base Score

4.30

Base Metrics

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

External References

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-37.html

CWE

CWE-835

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 wireshark Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 wireshark Not affected