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Alpine Linux: CVE-2015-6249: wireshark Dissector Bugs Lets Remote Users Cause the Target Service to Crash

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2015-6249: wireshark Dissector Bugs Lets Remote Users Cause the Target Service to Crash

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
08/24/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/20/2017
Modified
09/22/2017

Description

The dissect_wccp2r1_address_table_info function in epan/dissectors/packet-wccp.c in the WCCP dissector in Wireshark 1.12.x before 1.12.7 does not prevent the conflicting use of a table for both IPv4 and IPv6 addresses, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted packet.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-wireshark

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