ID CVE-2008-3140
Summary The syslog dissector in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 1.0.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via unknown vectors, possibly related to an "incomplete SS7 MSU syslog encapsulated packet."
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 5.0 (as of 11-10-2018 - 20:47)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-noinfo
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
NONE NONE PARTIAL
cvss-vector via4 AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
oval via4
accepted 2013-08-19T04:00:28.912-04:00
class vulnerability
contributors
  • name Shane Shaffer
    organization G2, Inc.
  • name Shane Shaffer
    organization G2, Inc.
  • name Shane Shaffer
    organization G2, Inc.
definition_extensions
comment Wireshark is installed on the system.
oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6589
description The syslog dissector in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 1.0.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via unknown vectors, possibly related to an "incomplete SS7 MSU syslog encapsulated packet."
family windows
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14700
status accepted
submitted 2012-02-27T15:34:33.178-04:00
title syslog dissector vulnerability in Wireshark 1.0.0
version 8
refmap via4
bid 30020
bugtraq 20080703 rPSA-2008-0212-1 tshark wireshark
confirm
fedora FEDORA-2008-6440
gentoo GLSA-200808-04
sectrack 1020404
secunia
  • 30886
  • 30942
  • 31085
  • 31378
  • 31687
suse SUSE-SR:2008:017
vupen ADV-2008-1982
xf wireshark-syslog-dos(43518)
statements via4
contributor Tomas Hoger
lastmodified 2008-07-11
organization Red Hat
statement Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of wireshark as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5
Last major update 11-10-2018 - 20:47
Published 10-07-2008 - 23:41
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