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Wireshark : CVE-2019-9214 : RPCAP dissector crash

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Wireshark : CVE-2019-9214 : RPCAP dissector crash

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
02/27/2019
Created
03/19/2019
Added
03/04/2019
Modified
03/26/2019

Description

In Wireshark 2.4.0 to 2.4.12 and 2.6.0 to 2.6.6, the RPCAP dissector could crash. This was addressed in epan/dissectors/packet-rpcap.c by avoiding an attempted dereference of a NULL conversation.

Solution(s)

  • wireshark-upgrade-2_4_13
  • wireshark-upgrade-2_6_7

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