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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-6113 (1 public exploit)

Integer signedness error in the DNP3 dissector in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.10.12 to 0.99.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (long loop) via a malformed DNP3 packet.
Publish Date : 2007-11-23 Last Update Date : 2011-03-09
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 189

- Vendor Statements

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2007-11-21 2007-11-22
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-6113 unix
ELSA-2008:0058: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22589 unix
Integer signedness error in the DNP3 dissector in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.10.12 to 0.99.6 allows remote attacker... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9841 unix
RHSA-2008:0058: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080058 unix
RHSA-2008:0059: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080059 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-2007-6113

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.7.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.8.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.8.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.8.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 32

- References For CVE-2007-6113
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:004
GENTOO GLSA-200712-23
SECTRACK 1018988
SECTRACK 1018635
BUGTRAQ 20080103 rPSA-2008-0004-1 tshark wireshark
VUPEN ADV-2007-3956
MILW0RM 4347
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0059
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0058
BUGTRAQ 20070904 Wireshark DNP3 Dissector Infinite Loop Vulnerability CONFIRM
XF wireshark-dnp3-dos(36392)
BID 26532 Wireshark 0.99.6 Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-02-25 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-6113

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