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CVE-2009-2560 Detail

Current Description

Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in Wireshark 1.2.0 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a file that records a malformed packet trace and is processed by the (1) Bluetooth L2CAP, (2) RADIUS, or (3) MIOP dissector. NOTE: it was later reported that the RADIUS issue also affects 0.10.13 through 1.0.9.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  07/21/2009
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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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (04/20/2010)

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-2010-0360.html Vectors (1) Bluetooth L2CAP and (3) MIOP did not affect the versions of the Wireshark package, as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, or 5.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1942
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:194
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/07/22/2
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35748 Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36846
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1970 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3061 Vendor Advisory
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.0.10.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-04.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-08.html
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/54019
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10403
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6416

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10403
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10403
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6416
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6416

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2560
NVD Published Date:
07/21/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017