CVE Database

CVE-2014-2283

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2014-03-07
Bugzilla: 1074111: CVE-2014-2283 wireshark: RLC dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2014-03)
IAVA: 2014-B-0029

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

epan/dissectors/packet-rlc in the RLC dissector in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.13 and 1.10.x before 1.10.6 uses inconsistent memory-management approaches, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (use-after-free error and application crash) via a crafted UMTS Radio Link Control packet.

Find out more about CVE-2014-2283 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 4.3
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (wireshark) RHSA-2014:0342 March 31, 2014

External References

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2014-03.html

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