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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-2394

Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.13 and 1.6.x before 1.6.8 on the SPARC and Itanium platforms does not properly perform data alignment for a certain structure member, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a (1) ICMP or (2) ICMPv6 Echo Request packet.
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
Denial of service vulnerability in Wireshark via ICMP or ICMPv6 echo request packet oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26413 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-2012-2394

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.0 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.0 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.1 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.1 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.2 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.2 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.3 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.3 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.4 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.4 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.5 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.5 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.6 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.6 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.7 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.7 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.8 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.8 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.9 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.9 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.10 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.10 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.11 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.11 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.12 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.12 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.13 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.4.13 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.0 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.0 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.1 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.1 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.2 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.2 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.3 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.3 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.4 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.4 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.5 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.5 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.6 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.6 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.7 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.7 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.8 ~~~~itanium~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.8 ~~~~sparc~ Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 46

- References For CVE-2012-2394

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1027094
SECTRACK 1027094
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:015
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2012:015
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:080
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2012:080
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:042
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2012:042
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53653
BID 53653 Wireshark Misaligned Memory Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2013-04-09
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-10.html CONFIRM
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=7221 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/49226
SECUNIA 49226
http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=42393 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-2394

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


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