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FreeBSD: VID-4684A426-774D-4390-AA19-B8DD481C4C94 (CVE-2017-15193): wireshark -- multiple security issues

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FreeBSD: VID-4684A426-774D-4390-AA19-B8DD481C4C94 (CVE-2017-15193): wireshark -- multiple security issues

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
10/10/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
05/03/2019

Description

In Wireshark 2.4.0 to 2.4.1 and 2.2.0 to 2.2.9, the MBIM dissector could crash or exhaust system memory. This was addressed in epan/dissectors/packet-mbim.c by changing the memory-allocation approach.

Solution(s)

  • freebsd-upgrade-package-wireshark

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