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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-2281

The nfs_name_snoop_add_name function in epan/dissectors/packet-nfs.c in the NFS dissector in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.13 and 1.10.x before 1.10.6 does not validate a certain length value, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via a crafted NFS packet.
Publish Date : 2014-03-11 Last Update Date : 2015-08-12
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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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceMemory corruption

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2014-0342 -- wireshark security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27386 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2014-0341 -- wireshark security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27327 unix
DSA-2871-1 wireshark - several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24197 unix
ELSA-2014:0341: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24432 unix
ELSA-2014:0342: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24691 unix
RHSA-2014:0341: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24378 unix
RHSA-2014:0341: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20140341 unix
RHSA-2014:0342: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24035 unix
RHSA-2014:0342: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20140342 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:0487-1 -- Security update for wireshark oval:org.mitre.oval:def:25103 unix
The nfs_name_snoop_add_name function in epan/dissectors/packet-nfs.c in the NFS dissector in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24160 windows
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-2014-2281

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.8.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 19

- References For CVE-2014-2281
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0382
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:0383
REDHAT RHSA-2014:0342
REDHAT RHSA-2014:0341
SECTRACK 1029907

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-2281

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