4.3
CVSSv2

CVE-2011-1590

Published: 29/04/2011 Updated: 19/09/2017
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 | Impact Score: 2.9 | Exploitability Score: 8.6
VMScore: 383
Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Summary

The X.509if dissector in Wireshark 1.2.x prior to 1.2.16 and 1.4.x prior to 1.4.5 does not properly initialize certain global variables, which allows remote malicious users to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted .pcap file.

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Vendor Advisories

Several flaws were found in Wireshark If Wireshark read a malformed packet off a network or opened a malicious dump file, it could crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary code as the user running Wireshark Several denial of service flaws were found in Wireshark Wireshark could crash or stop responding if it read a malformed packet off a network, o ...
Synopsis Moderate: wireshark security update Type/Severity Security Advisory: Moderate Topic Updated wireshark packages that fix several security issues are nowavailable for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having moderatesecurity impact Common Vulnerab ...
Debian Bug report logs - #630159 wireshark: multiple security issues Package: wireshark; Maintainer for wireshark is Balint Reczey <rbalint@ubuntucom>; Source for wireshark is src:wireshark (PTS, buildd, popcon) Reported by: Nico Golde <nion@debianorg> Date: Sat, 11 Jun 2011 16:39:01 UTC Severity: grave Tags: secu ...