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CVE-2014-8712 Detail

Description

The build_expert_data function in epan/dissectors/packet-ncp2222.inc in the NCP dissector in Wireshark 1.10.x before 1.10.11 and 1.12.x before 1.12.2 does not properly initialize a data structure, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted packet.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/22/2014

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2014-December/145658.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-11/msg00104.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-1460.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3076
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinjan2015-2370101.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71071
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2014-22.html Vendor Advisory
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=10628
https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=41f6923b3049dfb57bef544a4c580f256f807e85

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Change History

8 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-8712
NVD Published Date:
11/22/2014
NVD Last Modified:
01/04/2018