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Wireshark : CVE-2008-3932 : Multiple problems in Wireshark

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Wireshark : CVE-2008-3932 : Multiple problems in Wireshark

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/04/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/03/2018
Modified
05/03/2018

Description

Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.9.7 through 1.0.2 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (hang) via a crafted NCP packet that triggers an infinite loop.

Solution(s)

  • wireshark-upgrade-1_0_3

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