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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-1138

Off-by-one error in the dissect_6lowpan_iphc function in packet-6lowpan.c in Wireshark 1.4.0 through 1.4.3 on 32-bit platforms allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a malformed 6LoWPAN IPv6 packet.
Publish Date : 2011-03-02 Last Update Date : 2013-11-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
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

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2011-1138 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20111138 unix
Off-by-one error in the dissect_6lowpan_iphc function in packet-6lowpan.c in Wireshark 1.4.0 through 1.4.3 on 32-bit pla... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16299 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-2011-1138

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 4

- References For CVE-2011-1138

http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/055364.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2011-2648
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/055650.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2011-2632
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/055664.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2011-2620
http://secunia.com/advisories/43759
SECUNIA 43759
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/65783
XF wireshark6lowpan-bo(65783)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/46636
BID 46636 Wireshark 6LoWPAN Packet Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2011-04-19
http://secunia.com/advisories/44169
SECUNIA 44169
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0626
VUPEN ADV-2011-0626
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1025148
SECTRACK 1025148
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2011-04.html CONFIRM
https://hermes.opensuse.org/messages/8086844
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2011:0347
http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=rev&revision=36036 CONFIRM
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.4.4.html CONFIRM
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/215900
CERT-VN VU#215900
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=5722 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-1138

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


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