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CVE-2015-6248 Detail

Current Description

The ptvcursor_add function in the ptvcursor implementation in epan/proto.c in Wireshark 1.12.x before 1.12.7 does not check whether the expected amount of data is available, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted packet.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-October/168837.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-September/165509.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-10/msg00053.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3367
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinoct2015-2511968.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76387
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033272
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2015-28.html Vendor Advisory
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=11358 Issue Tracking
https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=3fc4a831e035604b0af14ed8a5c9f6596a3448d0 Patch
https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=5b53445e815fd6b652d49df03ec3d60b088c4fbc Patch

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:oracle:linux:7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:oracle:solaris:11.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.12.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.12.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.12.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.12.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.12.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.12.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-6248
NVD Published Date:
08/24/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/27/2019