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Wireshark : CVE-2013-3556 : ASN.1 BER dissector crash

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Wireshark : CVE-2013-3556 : ASN.1 BER dissector crash

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
05/24/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/04/2017
Modified
10/04/2017

Description

The fragment_add_seq_common function in epan/reassemble.c in the ASN.1 BER dissector in Wireshark before r48943 has an incorrect pointer dereference during a comparison, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a malformed packet.

Solution(s)

  • wireshark-upgrade-1_6_15
  • wireshark-upgrade-1_8_7

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