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CVE-2009-3550 Detail

Description

The DCERPC/NT dissector in Wireshark 0.10.10 through 1.0.9 and 1.2.0 through 1.2.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via a file that records a malformed packet trace. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/30/2009

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-3550
Original release date:
10/30/2009
Last revised:
09/18/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
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

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1942 External Source DEBIAN DSA-1942
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36846 External Source BID 36846
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3061 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-3061
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.0.10.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.0.10.html
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.2.3.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.2.3.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-07.html Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-07.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-08.html Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-08.html
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/54017 External Source XF wireshark-dcerpcnt-dos(54017)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10103 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10103
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6005 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6005

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10103
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10103
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6005
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6005

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:0.10.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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