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CVE-2020-9429 Detail

Current Description

In Wireshark 3.2.0 to 3.2.1, the WireGuard dissector could crash. This was addressed in epan/dissectors/packet-wireguard.c by handling the situation where a certain data structure intentionally has a NULL value.

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:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-03/msg00027.html
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=16394 Issue Tracking Vendor Advisory
https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=73c5fff899f253c44a72657048aec7db6edee571 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=a2530f740d67d41908e84434bb5ec99480c2ac2e Patch Vendor Advisory
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2020-06.html Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-476 NULL Pointer Dereference NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
3.2.0
Up to (including)
3.2.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2020-9429
NVD Published Date:
02/27/2020
NVD Last Modified:
03/19/2020