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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-4333

The SSCOP dissector in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) before 0.99.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (resource consumption) via malformed packets that cause the Q.2391 dissector to use excessive memory.
Publish Date : 2006-08-24 Last Update Date : 2010-09-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.4
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 399

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2006-08-24 2006-08-23
Redhat low 2006-08-24 2006-08-23
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-4333 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20064333 unix
RHSA-2006:0658: wireshark security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060658 unix
The SSCOP dissector in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) before 0.99.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11801 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-4333

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 5

- References For CVE-2006-4333

http://secunia.com/advisories/21619
SECUNIA 21619
http://secunia.com/advisories/21813
SECUNIA 21813
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-227.htm CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/21649
SECUNIA 21649
http://secunia.com/advisories/21682
SECUNIA 21682
http://secunia.com/advisories/21885
SECUNIA 21885
http://secunia.com/advisories/22378
SECUNIA 22378
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200608-26.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200608-26
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1171
DEBIAN DSA-1171
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:152
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:152
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0658.html
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0658
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/444323/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060825 rPSA-2006-0158-1 tshark wireshark
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/28553
XF wireshark-esp-offbyone(28553)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-597 CONFIRM
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/28556
XF wireshark-sscop-dos(28556)
http://secunia.com/advisories/21597
SECUNIA 21597
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016736
SECTRACK 1016736
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/3370
VUPEN ADV-2006-3370
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19690
BID 19690 Wireshark Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2006-11-02
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2006-02.html CONFIRM
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/696896
CERT-VN VU#696896

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-4333

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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