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IBM AIX: tcpdump_advisory (CVE-2014-8769): Vulnerability in AIX tcpdump

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IBM AIX: tcpdump_advisory (CVE-2014-8769): Vulnerability in AIX tcpdump

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/20/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/30/2017
Modified
11/30/2017

Description

tcpdump 3.8 through 4.6.2 might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information from memory or cause a denial of service (packet loss or segmentation fault) via a crafted Ad hoc On-Demand Distance Vector (AODV) packet, which triggers an out-of-bounds memory access.

Solution(s)

  • ibm-aix-tcpdump_advisory

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