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Wireshark : CVE-2015-8739 : IPMI dissector crash

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Wireshark : CVE-2015-8739 : IPMI dissector crash

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
01/04/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/04/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The ipmi_fmt_udpport function in epan/dissectors/packet-ipmi.c in the IPMI dissector in Wireshark 2.0.x before 2.0.1 improperly attempts to access a packet scope, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and application exit) via a crafted packet.

Solution(s)

  • wireshark-upgrade-2_0_1

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