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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-6120

Original release date: 11/23/2007
Last revised: 08/13/2012


The Bluetooth SDP dissector Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.99.2 to 0.99.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via unknown vectors.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1975
External Source: MISC
Name: http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=199958
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2007-03.html
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0058
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-4690
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-4590
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28197
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2008:004
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200712-23
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28564
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28325
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3956
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080103 rPSA-2008-0004-1 tshark wireshark
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:1
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28304
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28207
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0004
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29048
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28583
Type: Advisory
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14802
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 27817
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 26532
Type: Patch Information
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9488
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 27777
Type: Advisory
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:001
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28288
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0059
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018988
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1414

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9488
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.1
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.10
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.11
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.12
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.13
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.14
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.2
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.3
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.4
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.5
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.6
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.7
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.8
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.10.9
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.8.16
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.8.17
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.8.18
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.8.19
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.8.5
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.9
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.9.1
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.9.10
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.9.11
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.9.12
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.9.13
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.9.14
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.9.15
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.9.16
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.9.2
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.9.3
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.9.4
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.9.5
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.9.6
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.9.7
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.9.8
* cpe:/a:ethereal_group:ethereal:0.9.9
+ Configuration 2
+ OR
* cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99
* cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.0
* cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.1
* cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.2
* cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.3
* cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.4
* cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.5
* cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark:0.99.6

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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