|Bugzilla:||972685: CVE-2013-4080 wireshark: DoS (infinite loop, CPU & memory consumption) in the Assa Abloy R3 dissector (wnpa-sec-2013-38)|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
The dissect_r3_upstreamcommand_queryconfig function in epan/dissectors/packet-assa_r3.c in the Assa Abloy R3 dissector in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.8 does not properly handle a zero-length item, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop, and CPU and memory consumption) via a crafted 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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