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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2012-4298

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/16/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/12/2013
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Integer signedness error in the vwr_read_rec_data_ethernet function in wiretap/vwr.c in the Ixia IxVeriWave file parser in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.2 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted packet-trace file that triggers a buffer overflow.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-wireshark
  • suse-upgrade-wireshark-devel

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