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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-4082

The vwr_read function in wiretap/vwr.c in the Ixia IxVeriWave file parser in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.8 does not validate the relationship between a record length and a trailer length, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow and application crash) via a crafted packet.
Publish Date : 2013-06-09 Last Update Date : 2014-09-23
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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 ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-2709-1 wireshark - several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18499 unix
SUSE-SU-2013:1276-1 -- Security update for wireshark oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25205 unix
SUSE-SU-2013:1265-1 -- Security update for wireshark oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25218 unix
The vwr_read function in wiretap/vwr.c in Ixia IxVeriWave file parser in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.8 does not validate ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16886 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-2013-4082

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Novell Opensuse 11.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Novell Opensuse 12.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Novell Opensuse 12.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Novell Opensuse 3
Wireshark Wireshark 8

- References For CVE-2013-4082

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-06/msg00196.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2013:1086
http://secunia.com/advisories/54425
SECUNIA 54425
http://secunia.com/advisories/53762
SECUNIA 53762
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201308-05.xml
GENTOO GLSA-201308-05
http://www.debian.org/security/2013/dsa-2709
DEBIAN DSA-2709
http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=49739 CONFIRM
http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc/trunk/wiretap/vwr.c?r1=49739&r2=49738&pathrev=49739 CONFIRM
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-40.html CONFIRM
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.8.html CONFIRM
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=8760 CONFIRM
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-06/msg00194.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2013:1084

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-4082

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


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