Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-3242
Unspecified vulnerability in packet.c in the GSM A RR dissector in Wireshark 1.2.0 and 1.2.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via unknown vectors related to "an uninitialized dissector handle," which triggers an assertion failure.
Vulnerability category: Denial of service
Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2009-3242
Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days: 3.96%
CVSS scores for CVE-2009-3242
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Vendor statements for CVE-2009-3242
Red Hat 2009-09-24Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of wireshark as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, or 5.