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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Wireshark Vendors:
Wireshark Bug in Frame Metadissector Lets Remote Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1031109
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2014-4020   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Oct 22 2014
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 1.10.0 to 1.10.7
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Wireshark. A remote user can cause denial of service conditions.

A remote user can send specially crafted data to cause the target Frame metadissector crash to crash.

Impact:   A remote user can cause the target dissector to crash.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (1.10.8).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   State error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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