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Wireshark : CVE-2010-0304 : buffer overflows in the LWRES dissector

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Wireshark : CVE-2010-0304 : buffer overflows in the LWRES dissector

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/03/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/03/2018
Modified
05/03/2018

Description

Multiple buffer overflows in the LWRES dissector in Wireshark 0.9.15 through 1.0.10 and 1.2.0 through 1.2.5 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a malformed packet, as demonstrated using a stack-based buffer overflow to the dissect_getaddrsbyname_request function.

Solution(s)

  • wireshark-upgrade-1_0_11
  • wireshark-upgrade-1_2_6

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