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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for wireshark (ALAS-2013-251) (multiple CVEs)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for wireshark (ALAS-2013-251) (multiple CVEs)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
07/29/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/28/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Integer signedness error in the get_type_length function in epan/dissectors/packet-btsdp.c in the Bluetooth SDP dissector in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.9 and 1.10.x before 1.10.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (loop and CPU consumption) via a crafted packet.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-wireshark
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-wireshark-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-wireshark-devel

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-wireshark
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-wireshark-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-wireshark-devel

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