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Wireshark : CVE-2011-4102 : Heap-based buffer overflow in the erf_read_header

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Wireshark : CVE-2011-4102 : Heap-based buffer overflow in the erf_read_header

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/03/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/03/2018
Modified
05/03/2018

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the erf_read_header function in wiretap/erf.c in the ERF file parser in Wireshark 1.4.0 through 1.4.9 and 1.6.x before 1.6.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a malformed file.

Solution(s)

  • wireshark-upgrade-1_4_10
  • wireshark-upgrade-1_6_3

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