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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-2562

Unspecified vulnerability in the AFS dissector in Wireshark 0.9.2 through 1.2.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via unknown vectors.
Publish Date : 2009-07-21 Last Update Date : 2011-09-01
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
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 Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

The affected version of Wireshark as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, and 5 were fixed via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0360.html
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
2.9
AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P 2009-07-20 2009-07-20
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-2562 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20092562 unix
DOS vulnerability in the AFS dissector in Wireshark. oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5625 windows
ELSA-2010:0360: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22891 unix
RHSA-2010:0360: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21253 unix
RHSA-2010:0360: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100360 unix
Unspecified vulnerability in the AFS dissector in Wireshark 0.9.2 through 1.2.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denia... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11643 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-2009-2562

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.6a Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 30

- References For CVE-2009-2562

http://secunia.com/advisories/35884
SECUNIA 35884
http://secunia.com/advisories/37477
SECUNIA 37477
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:194
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:194
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1942
DEBIAN DSA-1942
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/09/17/15
MLIST [oss-security] Wireshark - wnpa-sec-2009-05.html && wnpa-sec-2009-06.html -- CVE confirmation and CVE Request
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1970
VUPEN ADV-2009-1970
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/09/18/2
MLIST [oss-security] 20090917 Re: Wireshark - wnpa-sec-2009-05.html && wnpa-sec-2009-06.html -- CVE confirmation and CVE Request
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=3564
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-05.html CONFIRM
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.0.9.html CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35748
BID 35748 Wireshark 1.2.0 Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2010-05-03
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-04.html CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-2562

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


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