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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-0599

Original release date: 02/16/2009
Last revised: 09/02/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Buffer overflow in wiretap/netscreen.c in Wireshark 0.99.7 through 1.0.5 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a malformed NetScreen snoop file.

Impact

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: SECUNIA
Name: 34264
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-082.htm
External Source: BID
Name: 33690
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34344
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 51815
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14732
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34144
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0040
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-1877
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2984
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9677
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:0313
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-01.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090312 rPSA-2009-0040-1 tshark wireshark
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-0370
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2009:005
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 33872
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1021697
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/attachment.cgi?id=2590
Type: Advisory; Exploit

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9677
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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