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CVE-2008-3138 Detail

Description

The (1) PANA and (2) KISMET dissectors in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.99.3 through 1.0.0 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application stop) via unknown vectors.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/10/2008

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3138
Original release date:
07/10/2008
Last revised:
09/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (10/17/2008)

The affected version of Wireshark as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, and 5 were fixed via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0890.html

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-08/msg00006.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:017
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200808-04.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200808-04
http://securitytracker.com/id?1020404 External Source SECTRACK 1020404
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-392.htm External Source CONFIRM http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-392.htm
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0212 External Source CONFIRM http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0212
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1673 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1673
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0890.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2008:0890
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/493882/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20080703 rPSA-2008-0212-1 tshark wireshark
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30020 External Source BID 30020
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1982/references External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-1982
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2773 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-2773
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2008-03.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2008-03.html
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43519 External Source XF wireshark-pana-kismet-dos(43519)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10536 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10536
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A14898 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14898
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-July/msg00544.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-6440

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10536
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10536

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