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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-4006

epan/proto.c in Wireshark 1.12.x before 1.12.11 and 2.0.x before 2.0.3 does not limit the protocol-tree depth, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (stack memory consumption and application crash) via a crafted packet.
Publish Date : 2016-04-25 Last Update Date : 2016-12-02
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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 ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-4006

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Wireshark Wireshark 2.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Wireshark Wireshark 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Wireshark Wireshark 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 14

- References For CVE-2016-4006 CONFIRM CONFIRM;a=commit;h=8dc9551e1d56290e6f7f02cc38b77e1d211fd4a5 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-4006

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