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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-2698

Off-by-one error in the elem_cell_id_aux function in epan/dissectors/packet-ansi_a.c in the ANSI MAP dissector in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.8 and 1.6.x before 1.6.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via an invalid packet.
Publish Date : 2011-08-23 Last Update Date : 2013-02-06
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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

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low
4.3
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P 2011-07-19 2011-06-20
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ANSI MAP dissector vulnerability in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.8 and 1.6.x before 1.6.1 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14610 windows
CVE-2011-2698 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20112698 unix
ELSA-2012-0509 -- wireshark security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27604 unix
ELSA-2012:0509: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23840 unix
ELSA-2013-0125 -- wireshark security, bug fix, and enhancement update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27311 unix
ELSA-2013:0125: wireshark security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23298 unix
RHSA-2012:0509: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21154 unix
RHSA-2012:0509: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20120509 unix
RHSA-2013:0125: wireshark security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20890 unix
RHSA-2013:0125: wireshark security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20130125 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-2011-2698

# 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
5 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 9

- References For CVE-2011-2698

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=723215 CONFIRM
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-August/063586.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2011-9638
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/49071
BID 49071 Wireshark ANSI A MAP Files Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2013-01-17
http://secunia.com/advisories/48947
SECUNIA 48947
http://secunia.com/advisories/45574
SECUNIA 45574
http://secunia.com/advisories/45086
SECUNIA 45086
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0125.html
REDHAT RHSA-2013:0125
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2011-10.html CONFIRM
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2011-11.html CONFIRM
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6044 CONFIRM
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/07/19/5
MLIST [oss-security] 20110719 CVE Request -- Wireshark: Infinite loop in the ANSI A Interface (IS-634/IOS) dissector
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/69074
XF wireshark-ansiamap-dos(69074)
http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=37930 CONFIRM
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-August/063591.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2011-9640
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/07/20/2
MLIST [oss-security] 20110720 Re: CVE Request -- Wireshark: Infinite loop in the ANSI A Interface (IS-634/IOS) dissector

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-2698

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


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