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Wireshark : CVE-2009-4376 : The Daintree SNA file parser could overflow a buffer

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Wireshark : CVE-2009-4376 : The Daintree SNA file parser could overflow a buffer

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/21/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/04/2017
Modified
10/04/2017

Description

Buffer overflow in the daintree_sna_read function in the Daintree SNA file parser in Wireshark 1.2.0 through 1.2.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted packet.

Solution(s)

  • wireshark-upgrade-1_2_5

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