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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-2188

epan/dissectors/packet-wcp.c in the WCP dissector in Wireshark 1.10.x before 1.10.13 and 1.12.x before 1.12.4 does not properly initialize a data structure, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and application crash) via a crafted packet that is improperly handled during decompression.
Publish Date : 2015-03-07 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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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 19

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2015:2393: wireshark security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20152393 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-2015-2188

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Debian Debian Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Debian Debian Linux 8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Mageia Mageia 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Opensuse Opensuse 13.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Opensuse Opensuse 13.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Oracle Linux 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Oracle Solaris 11.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.10.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian Debian Linux 2
Mageia Mageia 1
Opensuse Opensuse 2
Oracle Linux 1
Oracle Solaris 1
Wireshark Wireshark 17

- References For CVE-2015-2188

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201510-03
GENTOO GLSA-201510-03
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=10844 CONFIRM
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinoct2015-2719645.html CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72942
BID 72942 Wireshark WCP Dissector CVE-2015-2188 Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2016-01-15
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2015-2511959.html CONFIRM
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-03/msg00038.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:0489
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3210
DEBIAN DSA-3210
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:183
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2015:183
https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=b204ff4846fe84b7789893c6b1d9afbdecac5b5d CONFIRM
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2015-07.html CONFIRM
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031858
SECTRACK 1031858
http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0117.html CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-2188

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


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