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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-6062

The dissect_rtcp_app function in epan/dissectors/packet-rtcp.c in the RTCP dissector in Wireshark 1.6.x before 1.6.12 and 1.8.x before 1.8.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted packet.
Publish Date : 2012-12-05 Last Update Date : 2014-04-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
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 20

- 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
ELSA-2014-0341 -- wireshark security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27327 unix
ELSA-2014:0341: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24432 unix
RHSA-2013:1569 -- wireshark security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26946 unix
RHSA-2014:0341: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24378 unix
RHSA-2014:0341: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20140341 unix
The dissect_rtcp_app function in epan/dissectors/packet-rtcp.c in the RTCP dissector in Wireshark 1.6.x before 1.6.12 an... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15894 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-2012-6062

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.6.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 16

- References For CVE-2012-6062

http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=45717 CONFIRM
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-12/msg00022.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2012:1633
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0341.html
REDHAT RHSA-2014:0341
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-01/msg00042.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2013:0151
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=7879 CONFIRM
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-38.html CONFIRM
http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc/trunk/epan/dissectors/packet-rtcp.c?r1=45717&r2=45716&pathrev=45717 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-6062

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


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