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CVE-2008-5285 Detail

Current Description

Wireshark 1.0.4 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a long SMTP request, which triggers an infinite loop.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/05/2009)

This issue has been addressed in Wireshark packages as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4 and 5 via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-0313.html

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2008-November/065840.html
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4663
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-082.htm
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0336
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:242
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/11/24/1
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0313.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/498562/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/499154/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/32422
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021275
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/3231
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2008-07.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=472737
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11351

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-399 Resource Management Errors NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.7.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.8.16:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.8.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.9.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.9.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.9.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.9.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.9.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.6a:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.0.4


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5285
NVD Published Date:
12/01/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018