CVE-2007-6439

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Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2007-12-18
Bugzilla:
427251: CVE-2007-6439 wireshark IPv6 and USB dissector crash

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.99.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite or large loop) via the (1) IPv6 or (2) USB dissector, which can trigger resource consumption or a crash. NOTE: this identifier originally included Firebird/Interbase, but it is already covered by CVE-2007-6116. The DCP ETSI issue is already covered by CVE-2007-6119.

Find out more about CVE-2007-6439 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 RHSA-2008:0058 2008-01-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 RHSA-2008:0058 2008-01-21
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