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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0599

Buffer overflow in wiretap/netscreen.c in Wireshark 0.99.7 through 1.0.5 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a malformed NetScreen snoop file.
Publish Date : 2009-02-16 Last Update Date : 2018-10-10
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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) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P 2009-02-07 2009-02-06
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Buffer overflow in wiretap/netscreen.c in Wireshark 0.99.7 through 1.0.5 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14732 windows
Buffer overflow in wiretap/netscreen.c in Wireshark 0.99.7 through 1.0.5 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9677 unix
CVE-2009-0599 unix
ELSA-2009:0313: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22684 unix
RHSA-2009:0313 -- wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29088 unix
RHSA-2009:0313: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090313 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-2009-0599

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 9

- References For CVE-2009-0599
SUSE SUSE-SR:2009:005
SECTRACK 1021697
BID 33690 Wireshark 1.0.5 Multiple Denial Of Service Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-06-30
VUPEN ADV-2009-0370
OSVDB 51815
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9677
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14732
BUGTRAQ 20090312 rPSA-2009-0040-1 tshark wireshark

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0599

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