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Wireshark : CVE-2014-6425 : CUPS dissector crash

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Wireshark : CVE-2014-6425 : CUPS dissector crash

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/20/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/04/2017
Modified
10/04/2017

Description

The (1) get_quoted_string and (2) get_unquoted_string functions in epan/dissectors/packet-cups.c in the CUPS dissector in Wireshark 1.12.x before 1.12.1 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer over-read and application crash) via a CUPS packet that lacks a trailing '\0' character.

Solution(s)

  • wireshark-upgrade-1_12_1

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