ID CVE-2012-6057
Summary The dissect_eigrp_metric_comm function in epan/dissectors/packet-eigrp.c in the EIGRP dissector in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.4 uses the wrong data type for a certain offset value, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (integer overflow and infinite loop) via a malformed packet.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:1.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 5.0 (as of 19-09-2017 - 01:35)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE CWE-189
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 2013-08-19T04:01:23.379-04:00
class vulnerability
contributors
  • 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 dissect_eigrp_metric_comm function in epan/dissectors/packet-eigrp.c in the EIGRP dissector in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.4 uses the wrong data type for a certain offset value, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (integer overflow and infinite loop) via a malformed packet.
family windows
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15883
status accepted
submitted 2012-12-06T10:48:55.334-05:00
title The dissect_eigrp_metric_comm function in epan/dissectors/packet-eigrp.c in the EIGRP dissector in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.4 uses the wrong data type for a certain offset value
version 7
refmap via4
confirm
suse
  • openSUSE-SU-2012:1633
  • openSUSE-SU-2013:0151
Last major update 19-09-2017 - 01:35
Published 05-12-2012 - 11:57
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