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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-3829

Integer overflow in wiretap/erf.c in Wireshark before 1.2.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted erf file, related to an "unsigned integer wrap vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2009-10-30 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 189

- 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 low
1.9
AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P 2009-10-30 2009-10-05
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-3829 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20093829 unix
DSA-1942 wireshark -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7586 unix
DSA-1942-1 wireshark -- several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13282 unix
ELSA-2010:0360: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22891 unix
Integer overflow in wiretap/erf.c in Wireshark before 1.2.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9945 unix
RHSA-2010:0360: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100360 unix
RHSA-2010:0360: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21253 unix
Wireshark Integer overflow vulnerability in wiretap/erf.c oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5979 windows
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-2009-3829

# 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 0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.6a Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 53

- References For CVE-2009-3829

http://secunia.com/advisories/37409
SECUNIA 37409
http://secunia.com/advisories/37477
SECUNIA 37477
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=3849 CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1942
DEBIAN DSA-1942
http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc/trunk/wiretap/erf.c?view=markup&pathrev=29364 CONFIRM
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.2.2.html CONFIRM
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/676492
CERT-VN VU#676492

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-3829

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


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