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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-5163

The APN decode functionality in (1) epan/dissectors/packet-gtp.c and (2) epan/dissectors/packet-gsm_a_gm.c in the GTP and GSM Management dissectors in Wireshark 1.10.x before 1.10.9 does not completely initialize a certain buffer, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted packet.
Publish Date : 2014-08-01 Last Update Date : 2017-01-06
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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

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-3002-1 wireshark - security update oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26018 unix
SUSE-SU-2014:1221-1 -- Security update for wireshark oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27036 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-2014-5163

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 9

- References For CVE-2014-5163;a=commit;h=dd7134d907350ccc574cdec596f4162860912bb9 CONFIRM
DEBIAN DSA-3002 CONFIRM CONFIRM;a=commit;h=3fc441e7a5008640c68ec985e669d5092414a519 CONFIRM
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:1249
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:1038
SUSE SUSE-SU-2014:1221

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-5163

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

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