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SUSE: CVE-2017-17935: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) December 27, 2017 January 24, 2018 November 22, 2018

Description

The File_read_line function in epan/wslua/wslua_file.c in Wireshark through 2.2.11 does not properly strip '\n' characters, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer underflow and application crash) via a crafted packet that triggers the attempted processing of an empty line.

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References

Solution

suse-upgrade-libwireshark8