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CVE-2011-2698 Detail

Current Description

Off-by-one error in the elem_cell_id_aux function in epan/dissectors/packet-ansi_a.c in the ANSI MAP dissector in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.8 and 1.6.x before 1.6.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via an invalid 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=revision&revision=37930 Patch
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-August/063586.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-August/063591.html Exploit Patch
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0125.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/07/19/5 Exploit Patch
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/07/20/2 Exploit Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/49071
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2011-10.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2011-11.html
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6044 Exploit
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=723215 Exploit Patch
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/69074
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A14610

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.4.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-2698
NVD Published Date:
08/23/2011
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017