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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-6513: wireshark Security issues

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2016-6513: wireshark Security issues

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
08/06/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/20/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

epan/dissectors/packet-wbxml.c in the WBXML dissector in Wireshark 2.x before 2.0.5 does not restrict the recursion depth, 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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