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Debian: CVE-2018-14938: tcpflow -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2018-14938: tcpflow -- security update

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P)
Published
08/05/2018
Created
12/01/2020
Added
11/30/2020
Modified
11/30/2020

Description

An issue was discovered in wifipcap/wifipcap.cpp in TCPFLOW through 1.5.0-alpha. There is an integer overflow in the function handle_prism during caplen processing. If the caplen is less than 144, one can cause an integer overflow in the function handle_80211, which will result in an out-of-bounds read and may allow access to sensitive memory (or a denial of service).

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-tcpflow

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