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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-1269

Original release date: 04/13/2009
Last revised: 08/21/2010


Unspecified vulnerability in Wireshark 0.99.6 through 1.0.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted Tektronix .rf5 file.


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: 35224
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2009:011
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0062
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10642
External Source: BID
Name: 34457
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35416
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-5339
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:1100
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-3599
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1785
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34778
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35133
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-02.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-5382
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1022027
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 35464
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2009:088
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090417 rPSA-2009-0062-1 tshark wireshark
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5748
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 34970
External Source: XF
Name: wireshark-rf5file-dos(49816)

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10642
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5748
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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