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CVE-2008-3145 Detail

Description

The fragment_add_work function in epan/reassemble.c in Wireshark 0.8.19 through 1.0.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a series of fragmented packets with non-sequential fragmentation offset values, which lead to a buffer over-read.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  07/16/2008

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3145
Original release date:
07/16/2008
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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc/index.py?view=rev&revision=25343 External Source CONFIRM http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc/index.py?view=rev&revision=25343
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?1020471 External Source SECTRACK 1020471
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-2008-0237 External Source CONFIRM http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0237
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1673 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1673
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:152 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:152
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0890.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2008:0890
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/494859/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20080729 rPSA-2008-0237-1 tshark wireshark
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30181 External Source BID 30181
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2057/references External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-2057
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2773 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-2773
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2008-04.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2008-04.html
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=2470 External Source CONFIRM https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=2470
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=454984 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=454984
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43719 External Source XF wireshark-packets-dos(43719)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2684 External Source CONFIRM https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2684
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9020 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9020
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:9020
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9020

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