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Wireshark : CVE-2011-2698 : The ANSI MAP dissector was susceptible to an infinite loop

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Wireshark : CVE-2011-2698 : The ANSI MAP dissector was susceptible to an infinite loop

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
08/23/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/04/2017
Modified
10/04/2017

Description

Off-by-one error in the elem_cell_id_aux function in epan/dissectors/packet-ansi_a.c in the ANSI MAP dissector in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.8 and 1.6.x before 1.6.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via an invalid packet.

Solution(s)

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

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