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CVE-2011-1140 Detail

Current Description

Multiple stack consumption vulnerabilities in the dissect_ms_compressed_string and dissect_mscldap_string functions in Wireshark 1.0.x, 1.2.0 through 1.2.14, and 1.4.0 through 1.4.3 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite recursion) via a crafted (1) SMB or (2) Connection-less LDAP (CLDAP) packet.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=rev&revision=36029 Patch
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/055364.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/055650.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/055664.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2201
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/215900 US Government Resource
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:044
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0369.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0370.html
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1025148
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0622
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0626
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0719
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0747
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.2.15.html Patch
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.4.4.html Patch
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2011-03.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2011-04.html Vendor Advisory
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=5717 Exploit
https://hermes.opensuse.org/messages/8086844
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A14715

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.0
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.1
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.2
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.3
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.4
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.5
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.6
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.7
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.8
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.9
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.10
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.11
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.12
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.13
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.14
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.15
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.16
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.0
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.1
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.2
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.3
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.4
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.5
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.6
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.7
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.8
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.9
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.10
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.11
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.12
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.13
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.2.14
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.0
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.1
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.2
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.3
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-1140
NVD Published Date:
03/02/2011
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017