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Wireshark : CVE-2012-4049 : Large loop in the NFS dissector

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Wireshark : CVE-2012-4049 : Large loop in the NFS dissector

Severity
3
CVSS
(AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/24/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/04/2017
Modified
10/04/2017

Description

epan/dissectors/packet-nfs.c in the NFS dissector in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.14, 1.6.x before 1.6.9, and 1.8.x before 1.8.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (loop and CPU consumption) via a crafted packet.

Solution(s)

  • wireshark-upgrade-1_4_14
  • wireshark-upgrade-1_6_9
  • wireshark-upgrade-1_8_1

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