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Wireshark : CVE-2012-1594 : Wireshark 802.11 infinite loop

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Wireshark : CVE-2012-1594 : Wireshark 802.11 infinite loop

Severity
3
CVSS
(AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
04/11/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/03/2018
Modified
05/03/2018

Description

epan/dissectors/packet-ieee80211.c in the IEEE 802.11 dissector in Wireshark 1.6.x before 1.6.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted packet.

Solution(s)

  • wireshark-upgrade-1_6_6

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