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CVE-2017-7701 Detail

Current Description

In Wireshark 2.2.0 to 2.2.5 and 2.0.0 to 2.0.11, the BGP dissector could go into an infinite loop, triggered by packet injection or a malformed capture file. This was addressed in epan/dissectors/packet-bgp.c by using a different integer data type.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  04/12/2017
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 3.9


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97632 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038262
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=13557 Issue Tracking Patch
https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=fa31f69b407436d0946f84baa0acdcc50962bf7a Issue Tracking Patch Vendor Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201706-12
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2017-16.html Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

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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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-7701
NVD Published Date:
04/12/2017
NVD Last Modified:
07/10/2017