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Wireshark DoS Vulnerabilities in SMTP, WLCCP Dissectors

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Wireshark DoS Vulnerabilities in SMTP, WLCCP Dissectors

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/24/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/12/2009
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Certain versions of Wireshark may crash or use up all available memory when a purposefully malformed SMTP or WLCCP packet is injected onto the wire or when a malformed packet trace file is read. (CVE-2008-5285)

Solution(s)

  • wireshark-upgrade-1_0_5

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