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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      Last Modified:  07/21/2009      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2560
Original release date:
07/21/2009
Last revised:
09/18/2017
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 (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.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1942 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1942
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:194 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:194
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/07/22/2 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20090722 Re: CVE request: Wireshark <1.2.1 Multiple DoS
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35748 Patch External Source BID 35748
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36846 External Source BID 36846
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1970 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-1970
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3061 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-3061
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.0.10.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.0.10.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-04.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-04.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-08.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-08.html
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/54019 External Source XF wireshark-radius-dissector-dos(54019)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10403 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10403
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6416 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6416

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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