CVE-2016-9374 Detail

Current Description

In Wireshark 2.2.0 to 2.2.1 and 2.0.0 to 2.0.7, the AllJoyn dissector could crash with a buffer over-read, triggered by network traffic or a capture file. This was addressed in epan/dissectors/packet-alljoyn.c by ensuring that a length variable properly tracked the state of a signature variable.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  5.9 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3719 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94369 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037313
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=12953 Issue Tracking 
https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=a5770b6559b6e6765c4ef800e85ae42781ea4900 Issue Tracking  Patch 
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2016-59.html Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-399 Resource Management Errors cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-9374
NVD Published Date:
11/17/2016
NVD Last Modified:
07/27/2017
Source:
MITRE