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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-4101

The dissect_infiniband_common function in epan/dissectors/packet-infiniband.c in the Infiniband dissector in Wireshark 1.4.0 through 1.4.9 and 1.6.x before 1.6.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via a malformed packet.
Publish Date : 2011-11-03 Last Update Date : 2012-08-13
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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 CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2011-4101 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20114101 unix
Infiniband dissector in Wireshark 1.4.0 through 1.4.9 and 1.6.x before 1.6.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial o... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14760 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-2011-4101

# 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 1.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 13

- References For CVE-2011-4101

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/50481
BID 50481
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/71091
XF wireshark-infiniband-dissector-dos(71091)
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2011-18.html CONFIRM
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6476 CONFIRM
http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=39500 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=750645 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/46644
SECUNIA 46644
http://osvdb.org/76769
OSVDB 76769 Wireshark NULL Pointer De-reference Infiniband Dissector Remote DoS Wireshark NULL Pointer De-reference Infiniband Dissector Remote DoS
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/11/01/9
MLIST [oss-security] 20111101 Re: CVE request for wireshark flaws

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-4101

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


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