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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-2393

epan/dissectors/packet-diameter.c in the DIAMETER dissector in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.13 and 1.6.x before 1.6.8 does not properly construct certain array data structures, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted packet that triggers incorrect memory allocation.
Publish Date : 2012-06-30 Last Update Date : 2012-11-06
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
3.3
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 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 ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
epan/dissectors/packet-diameter.c in the DIAMETER dissector in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.13 and 1.6.x before 1.6.8 does... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15558 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-2012-2393

# 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-2012-2393

http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc/trunk/epan/dissectors/packet-diameter.c?r1=42200&r2=42199&pathrev=42200 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/49226
SECUNIA 49226
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:015
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2012:015
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:042
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2012:042
http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=42200 CONFIRM
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1027094
SECTRACK 1027094
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53652
BID 53652 Wireshark DIAMETER Dissector Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2013-04-09
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=7138 CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:080
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2012:080
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-09.html CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-2393

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


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