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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3145

The fragment_add_work function in epan/reassemble.c in Wireshark 0.8.19 through 1.0.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a series of fragmented packets with non-sequential fragmentation offset values, which lead to a buffer over-read.
Publish Date : 2008-07-16 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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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

- Vendor Statements

The affected version of Wireshark as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, and 5 were fixed via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0890.html
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2008-07-10 2008-07-10
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-3145 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20083145 unix
Denial of service vulnerability in Wireshark via fragmented packets oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26349 windows
DSA-1673 wireshark -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8237 unix
DSA-1673-1 wireshark - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20196 unix
ELSA-2008:0890: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21972 unix
RHSA-2008:0890 -- wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29012 unix
RHSA-2008:0890: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080890 unix
The fragment_add_work function in epan/reassemble.c in Wireshark 0.8.19 through 1.0.1 allows remote attackers to cause a... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9020 unix
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-2008-3145

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.8.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.6a Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 14

- References For CVE-2008-3145

https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-July/msg00544.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-6440
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2684 CONFIRM
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/43719
XF wireshark-packets-dos(43719)
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2773
VUPEN ADV-2008-2773
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2008-04.html CONFIRM
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=2470 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=454984 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30181
BID 30181 Wireshark 1.0.1 Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2008-12-01
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2057/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-2057
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0890.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0890
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/494859/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080729 rPSA-2008-0237-1 tshark wireshark
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1673
DEBIAN DSA-1673
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:152
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:152
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-392.htm CONFIRM
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0237 CONFIRM
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-08/msg00006.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:017
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200808-04.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200808-04
http://securitytracker.com/id?1020471
SECTRACK 1020471
http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc/index.py?view=rev&revision=25343 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3145

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


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