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CVE-2005-0739 Detail

Current Description

The IAPP dissector (packet-iapp.c) for Ethereal 0.9.1 to 0.10.9 does not properly use certain routines for formatting strings, which could leave it vulnerable to buffer overflows, as demonstrated using modified length values that are not properly handled by the dissect_pdus and pduval_to_str functions.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://anonsvn.ethereal.com/viewcvs/viewcvs.py?view=rev&rev=13707
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=111066805726551&w=2
http://security.lss.hr/index.php?page=details&ID=LSS-2005-03-05
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-718 Patch
http://www.ethereal.com/appnotes/enpa-sa-00018.html Patch
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200503-16.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:053
http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-legacy-announce/2006-January/msg00003.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-306.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/12762
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9687

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ethereal_group:ethereal:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
0.10.9


Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-0739
NVD Published Date:
05/02/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017