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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-6117

Unspecified vulnerability in the HTTP dissector for Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.10.14 to 0.99.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted chunked messages.
Publish Date : 2007-11-23 Last Update Date : 2018-10-15
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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 ServiceExecute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2007-11-21 2007-11-22
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-6117 unix
DSA-1414-1 wireshark - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18331 unix
ELSA-2008:0058: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22589 unix
RHSA-2008:0058: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080058 unix
RHSA-2008:0059: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080059 unix
Unspecified vulnerability in the HTTP dissector for Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.10.14 to 0.99.6 allows remote attack... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11508 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2007-6117

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.10.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 9

- References For CVE-2007-6117
BID 26532 Wireshark 0.99.6 Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-02-25
VUPEN ADV-2007-3956
BUGTRAQ 20080103 rPSA-2008-0004-1 tshark wireshark
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0059
SECTRACK 1018988
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:004
GENTOO GLSA-200712-23

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-6117

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