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SUSE: CVE-2015-8741: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
01/04/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/09/2016
Modified
01/26/2018

Description

The dissect_ppi function in epan/dissectors/packet-ppi.c in the PPI dissector in Wireshark 2.0.x before 2.0.1 does not initialize a packet-header data structure, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted packet.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-wireshark
  • suse-upgrade-wireshark-ui-gtk

References

  • suse-upgrade-wireshark
  • suse-upgrade-wireshark-ui-gtk

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