KLA10400
DoS vulnerabilities in Wireshark
Updated: 02/15/2015
CVSS
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5.0
Detect date
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08/01/2014
Severity
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Warning
Description

Multiple serious vulnerabilities have been found in Wireshark. Malicious users can exploit these vulnerabilities to cause denial of service.
Below is a complete list of vulnerabilities

  1. Improper handling of n and r symbols can be exploited remotely via a specially designed packet;
  2. Improper initialization of the buffer and other structures can be exploited via a specially designed packet.
Affected products

Wireshark versions 1.10 before 1.10.8

Solution

Update to latest version
Wireshark

Impacts
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DoS 
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Related products
Wireshark
CVE-IDS
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CVE-2014-5165
CVE-2014-5164
CVE-2014-5163
CVE-2014-5162
CVE-2014-5161