CVE-2012-1596 Detail

Current Description

The mp2t_process_fragmented_payload function in epan/dissectors/packet-mp2t.c in the MP2T dissector in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.12 and 1.6.x before 1.6.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a packet containing an invalid pointer value that triggers an incorrect memory-allocation attempt.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=41001
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2012-April/078769.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2012-April/078770.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-04/msg00060.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/48548
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/03/28/13
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/52736
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1026874
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-07.html Vendor Advisory 
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6833
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/74363
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A15194

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-399 Resource Management Errors cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-1596
NVD Published Date:
04/11/2012
NVD Last Modified:
12/28/2017
Source:
MITRE