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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2020-15466

In Wireshark 3.2.0 to 3.2.4, the GVCP dissector could go into an infinite loop. This was addressed in epan/dissectors/packet-gvcp.c by ensuring that an offset increases in all situations.
Publish Date : 2020-07-05 Last Update Date : 2021-02-10
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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)
CWE ID 835

- Products Affected By CVE-2020-15466

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Debian Debian Linux 9.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Opensuse Leap 15.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Opensuse Leap 15.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian Debian Linux 1
Opensuse Leap 2
Wireshark Wireshark 1

- References For CVE-2020-15466;a=commit;h=11f40896b696e4e8c7f8b2ad96028404a83a51a4
GENTOO GLSA-202007-13
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2020:1188
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2020:1199
MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20210206 [SECURITY] [DLA 2547-1] wireshark security update

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2020-15466

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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