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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-6114

Original release date: 11/23/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Multiple buffer overflows in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.99.0 through 0.99.6 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via (1) the SSL dissector or (2) the iSeries (OS/400) Communication trace file parser.


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

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External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2008:004
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3956
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:1
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080103 rPSA-2008-0004-1 tshark wireshark
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200712-23
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0058
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10708
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2008:0059
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-4690
External Source: BID
Name: 26532
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MISC
Name: http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=199958
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:001
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1414
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2007-03.html
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018988
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0004
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-4590
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1975

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10708
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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