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CVE-2015-8738 Detail

Current Description

The s7comm_decode_ud_cpu_szl_subfunc function in epan/dissectors/packet-s7comm_szl_ids.c in the S7COMM dissector in Wireshark 2.0.x before 2.0.1 does not validate the list count in an SZL response, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (divide-by-zero error and application crash) via a crafted packet.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034551
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2015-56.html Vendor Advisory
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=11823
https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=858c3f0079f987833fb22eba2c361d1a88ba4103
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201604-05

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:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-8738
NVD Published Date:
01/04/2016
NVD Last Modified:
12/07/2016