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Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2016-2531: wireshark security update

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Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2016-2531: wireshark security update

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
02/28/2016
Created
12/05/2019
Added
12/04/2019
Modified
12/04/2019

Description

Off-by-one error in epan/dissectors/packet-rsl.c in the RSL dissector in Wireshark 1.12.x before 1.12.10 and 2.0.x before 2.0.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and application crash) via a crafted packet that triggers a 0xff tag value, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-2530.

Solution(s)

  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp2-upgrade-wireshark
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp2-upgrade-wireshark-gnome

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