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Alpine Linux: CVE-2012-1596: Multiple vulnerabilities < in wireshark 1.4.12 may allow local denial of service

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2012-1596: Multiple vulnerabilities < in wireshark 1.4.12 may allow local denial of service

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
04/11/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/20/2017
Modified
01/02/2018

Description

The mp2t_process_fragmented_payload function in epan/dissectors/packet-mp2t.c in the MP2T dissector in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.12 and 1.6.x before 1.6.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a packet containing an invalid pointer value that triggers an incorrect memory-allocation attempt.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-wireshark

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