SecurityTracker.com
    Home    |    View Topics    |    Search    |    Contact Us    |   

SecurityTracker
Archives


 


Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Wireshark Vendors:   Wireshark.org
Wireshark OpenSafety and CSN.1 Dissector Bugs Let Remote Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1026030
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1026030
CVE Reference:   CVE-2011-3360, CVE-2011-3482, CVE-2011-3483, CVE-2011-3484   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Dec 7 2011
Original Entry Date:  Sep 8 2011
Impact:   Denial of service via network, Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 1.4.0 to 1.4.8, 1.6.0 to 1.6.1
Description:   Several vulnerabilities were reported in Wireshark. A remote user can cause denial of service conditions. A remote user can cause arbitrary scripting code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can send specially crafted data to cause the OpenSafety dissector to crash [CVE-2011-3484]. Only versions 1.6.0 to 1.6.1 are affected.

A remote user can create a specially crafted packet trace file to trigger a buffer handling error and cause the system to crash [CVE-2011-3483]. Only versions 1.6.0 to 1.6.1 are affected.

A user can conduct a DLL hijacking type of attack to execute arbitrary Lua scripts [CVE-2011-3360].

A remote user can send specially crafted CSN.1 data to cause the dissector to crash [CVE-2011-3482]. Only versions 1.6.0 to 1.6.1 are affected.

Impact:   A remote user can cause the target dissector to crash.

A remote user can cause arbitrary Lua scripting code to be executed on the target user's system.

Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (1.4.9, 1.6.2).

The vendor's advisories are available at:

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2011-12.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2011-14.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2011-15.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2011-16.html

Vendor URL:  www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2011-12.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Not specified
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any), Windows (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry has one or more follow-up message(s) listed below.
Dec 7 2011 (Oracle Issues Fix for Solaris) Wireshark OpenSafety and CSN.1 Dissector Bugs Let Remote Users Deny Service
Oracle has issued a fix for Solaris 11.



 Source Message Contents



[Original Message Not Available for Viewing]


Go to the Top of This SecurityTracker Archive Page





Home   |    View Topics   |    Search   |    Contact Us

This web site uses cookies for web analytics. Learn More

Copyright 2019, SecurityGlobal.net LLC