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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-3241

Unspecified vulnerability in the OpcUa (OPC UA) dissector in Wireshark 0.99.6 through 1.0.8 and 1.2.0 through 1.2.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory and CPU consumption) via malformed OPCUA Service CallRequest packets.
Publish Date : 2009-09-18 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.8
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 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

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of wireshark as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, or 5.
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-3241 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20093241 unix
DOS vulnerability in the OpcUa (OPC UA) dissector in Wireshark. oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6162 windows
DSA-1942 wireshark -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7586 unix
DSA-1942-1 wireshark -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13282 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-2009-3241

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.6a Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 18

- References For CVE-2009-3241

http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1942
DEBIAN DSA-1942
http://secunia.com/advisories/36754
SECUNIA 36754
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-10/msg00001.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:016
http://secunia.com/advisories/37409
SECUNIA 37409
http://secunia.com/advisories/37477
SECUNIA 37477
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-06.html CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36408
BID 36408 Wireshark 1.2.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-11-30
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.0.9.html CONFIRM
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.2.2.html CONFIRM
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=3986
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-05.html CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-3241

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


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