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Wireshark : CVE-2015-2188 : WCP dissector crash

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Wireshark : CVE-2015-2188 : WCP dissector crash

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
03/07/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/04/2017
Modified
10/04/2017

Description

epan/dissectors/packet-wcp.c in the WCP dissector in Wireshark 1.10.x before 1.10.13 and 1.12.x before 1.12.4 does not properly initialize a data structure, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and application crash) via a crafted packet that is improperly handled during decompression.

Solution(s)

  • wireshark-upgrade-1_10_13
  • wireshark-upgrade-1_12_4

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