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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-3631

Unspecified vulnerability in the SSH dissector in Wireshark (aka Ethereal) 0.9.10 to 0.99.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via unknown attack vectors.
Publish Date : 2006-07-21 Last Update Date : 2018-10-18
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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) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 399

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2006-07-17 2006-07-17
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-3631 unix
RHSA-2006:0602: wireshark security update (was ethereal) (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060602 unix
Unspecified vulnerability in the SSH dissector in Wireshark (aka Ethereal) 0.9.10 to 0.99.0 allows remote attackers to c... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11476 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2006-3631

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 10

- References For CVE-2006-3631
XF wireshark-ssh-dos(27829)
BID 19051 Wireshark Protocol Dissectors Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2006-09-26
BUGTRAQ 20060719 rPSA-2006-0132-1 tshark wireshark
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:020
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0602
GENTOO GLSA-200607-09
SECTRACK 1016532
SGI 20060801-01-P

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-3631

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