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CVE-2017-11108 Detail

Current Description

tcpdump 4.9.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read and application crash) via crafted packet data. The crash occurs in the EXTRACT_16BITS function, called from the stp_print function for the Spanning Tree Protocol.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3971
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHEA-2018:0705
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1468504 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201709-23
https://support.apple.com/HT208221

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:tcpdump:tcpdump:4.9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-11108
NVD Published Date:
07/08/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019