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CVE-2014-2299 Detail

Description

Buffer overflow in the mpeg_read function in wiretap/mpeg.c in the MPEG parser in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.13 and 1.10.x before 1.10.6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a large record in MPEG data.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  03/11/2014

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-2299
Original release date:
03/11/2014
Last revised:
06/01/2016
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
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 unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-03/msg00046.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0382
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-03/msg00047.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0383
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/126337/Wireshark-1.8.12-1.10.5-wiretap-mpeg.c-Stack-Buffer-Overflow.html External Source MISC http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/126337/Wireshark-1.8.12-1.10.5-wiretap-mpeg.c-Stack-Buffer-Overflow.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0341.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2014:0341
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0342.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2014:0342
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2871 External Source DEBIAN DSA-2871
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/33069 External Source EXPLOIT-DB 33069
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/66066 External Source BID 66066
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1029907 External Source SECTRACK 1029907
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2014-04.html Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2014-04.html
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=9843 External Source CONFIRM https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=9843
https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=f567435ac7140c96a5de56dbce3d5e7659af4d09 Patch External Source CONFIRM https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=f567435ac7140c96a5de56dbce3d5e7659af4d09

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