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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-4286: Wireshark: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-4286: Wireshark: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
08/16/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The pcapng_read_packet_block function in wiretap/pcapng.c in the pcap-ng file parser in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.2 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (divide-by-zero error and application crash) via a crafted pcap-ng file.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-analyzer-wireshark

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