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CVE-2015-3906 Detail

Current Description

The logcat_dump_text function in wiretap/logcat.c in the Android Logcat file parser in Wireshark 1.12.x before 1.12.5 does not properly handle a lack of \0 termination, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and application crash) via a crafted message in a packet, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-3815.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/74837
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2015-18.html Vendor Advisory
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=11188
https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=b3b1f7c3aa2233a147294bad833b748d38fba84d
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201510-03

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.12.0
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.12.1
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.12.2
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.12.3
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 cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:1.12.4
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-3906
NVD Published Date:
05/26/2015
NVD Last Modified:
06/30/2017