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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Wireshark Vendors:
Wireshark QNX6 QNET, H.225, Catapult DCT2000, UMTS FP, and IPMI Trace Dissector Bugs Lets Remote Users Cause the Target Service to Crash
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1036760
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2016-7175, CVE-2016-7176, CVE-2016-7177, CVE-2016-7178, CVE-2016-7179, CVE-2016-7180   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Sep 10 2016
Original Entry Date:  Sep 9 2016
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 2.0.0 to 2.0.5
Description:   Several vulnerabilities were reported in Wireshark. A remote user can cause the target service to crash.

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

The QNX6 QNET [CVE-2016-7175], H.225 [CVE-2016-7176], Catapult DCT2000 [CVE-2016-7177, CVE-2016-7179], UMTS FP [CVE-2016-7178], and IPMI Trace [CVE-2016-7180] dissectors are affected.

Impact:   A remote user can cause the target dissector to crash.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (2.0.6).

The vendor advisories are 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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