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Wireshark : CVE-2011-2597 : The Lucent/Ascend file parser was susceptible to an infinite loop

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Wireshark : CVE-2011-2597 : The Lucent/Ascend file parser was susceptible to an infinite loop

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/07/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/04/2017
Modified
10/04/2017

Description

The Lucent/Ascend file parser in Wireshark 1.2.x before 1.2.18, 1.4.x through 1.4.7, and 1.6.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via malformed packets.

Solution(s)

  • wireshark-upgrade-1_2_18
  • wireshark-upgrade-1_4_8
  • wireshark-upgrade-1_6_1

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