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CVE-2009-3243 Detail

Description

Unspecified vulnerability in the TLS dissector in Wireshark 1.2.0 and 1.2.1, when running on Windows, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via unknown vectors related to TLS 1.2 conversations.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/18/2009

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-3243
Original release date:
09/18/2009
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 (09/24/2009)

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

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36408 Exploit External Source BID 36408
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.2.2.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.2.2.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-06.html Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-06.html
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=4008 External Source MISC https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=4008
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6413 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6413

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6413
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6413

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