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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-2392

Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.13 and 1.6.x before 1.6.8 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via vectors related to the (1) ANSI MAP, (2) ASF, (3) IEEE 802.11, (4) IEEE 802.3, and (5) LTP dissectors.
Publish Date : 2012-06-30 Last Update Date : 2012-11-06
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 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 399

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ELSA-2013-1569 -- wireshark security, bug fix, and enhancement update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27258 unix
RHSA-2013:1569 -- wireshark security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26946 unix
RHSA-2013:1569: wireshark security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20131569 unix
Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.13 and 1.6.x before 1.6.8 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15604 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-2012-2392

# 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 1.4.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 22

- References For CVE-2012-2392

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-2392

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