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CVE-2008-3139 Detail

Description

The RTMPT dissector in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.99.8 through 1.0.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via unknown vectors. NOTE: this might be due to a use-after-free error.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/10/2008

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3139
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 (07/11/2008)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of wireshark as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5.

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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://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0212 External Source CONFIRM http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0212
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.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/43517 External Source XF wireshark-rtmpt-dos(43517)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A14682 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14682
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-July/msg00544.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-6440

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