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Wireshark : CVE-2006-4574 : The MIME Multipart dissector susceptible to an off-by-one error

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Wireshark : CVE-2006-4574 : The MIME Multipart dissector susceptible to an off-by-one error

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
10/27/2006
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/04/2017
Modified
10/13/2017

Description

Off-by-one error in the MIME Multipart dissector in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.10.1 through 0.99.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via certain vectors that trigger an assertion error related to unexpected length values.

Solution(s)

  • wireshark-upgrade-0_99_4

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