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CVE-2013-2486 Detail

Current Description

The dissect_diagnosticrequest function in epan/dissectors/packet-reload.c in the REsource LOcation And Discovery (aka RELOAD) dissector in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.6 uses an incorrect integer data type, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via crafted integer values in a packet.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.1 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 6.5


Access Vector (AV): Local_Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc/trunk/epan/dissectors/packet-reload.c?r1=47805&r2=47804&pathrev=47805
http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=47805
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-03/msg00065.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-03/msg00077.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-06/msg00048.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-06/msg00083.html
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.6.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-21.html Vendor Advisory
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=8364
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A16109

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:11.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:12.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:12.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:12.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.8.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.8.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-2486
NVD Published Date:
03/07/2013
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018