Executive Summary

Informations
NameCVE-2011-4102First vendor Publication2011-11-03
VendorCveLast vendor Modification2013-02-06

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Cvss Base Score4.3Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score2.9Attack ComplexityMedium
Cvss Expoit Score8.6AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

Heap-based buffer overflow in the erf_read_header function in wiretap/erf.c in the ERF file parser in Wireshark 1.4.0 through 1.4.9 and 1.6.x before 1.6.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a malformed file.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2011-4102

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

idName
CWE-119Failure to Constrain Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15088
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15088
Title: DSA-2351-1 wireshark -- buffer overflow
Description: Huzaifa Sidhpurwala discovered a buffer overflow in Wireshark's ERF dissector, which could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): DSA-2351-1
CVE-2011-4102
Version: 5
Platform(s): Debian GNU/Linux 5.0
Debian GNU/Linux 6.0
Debian GNU/kFreeBSD 6.0
Product(s): wireshark
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15073
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15073
Title: Heap-based buffer overflow in the erf_read_header function in wiretap/erf.c in the ERF file parser in Wireshark 1.4.0 through 1.4.9 and 1.6.x before 1.6.3
Description: Heap-based buffer overflow in the erf_read_header function in wiretap/erf.c in the ERF file parser in Wireshark 1.4.0 through 1.4.9 and 1.6.x before 1.6.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a malformed file.
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2011-4102
Version: 6
Platform(s): Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows XP
Microsoft Windows 8
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Product(s): Wireshark
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application13

OpenVAS Exploits

DateDescription
2012-07-30Name : CentOS Update for wireshark CESA-2012:0509 centos6
File : nvt/gb_CESA-2012_0509_wireshark_centos6.nasl
2012-07-09Name : RedHat Update for wireshark RHSA-2012:0509-01
File : nvt/gb_RHSA-2012_0509-01_wireshark.nasl
2012-05-02Name : Wireshark Heap Based BOF and Denial of Service Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)
File : nvt/gb_wireshark_bof_n_dos_vuln_macosx.nasl
2012-02-13Name : Debian Security Advisory DSA 2351-1 (wireshark)
File : nvt/deb_2351_1.nasl
2011-11-08Name : Wireshark Heap Based BOF and Denial of Service Vulnerabilities (Windows)
File : nvt/gb_wireshark_bof_n_dos_vuln_win.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

idDescription
76770Wireshark ERF File Parser Remote Overflow

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2013-09-04Name : The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
File : ala_ALAS-2012-71.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-07-12Name : The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : oraclelinux_ELSA-2012-0509.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-07-12Name : The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : oraclelinux_ELSA-2013-0125.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-01-17Name : The remote CentOS host is missing one or more security updates.
File : centos_RHSA-2013-0125.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-01-17Name : The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : sl_20130108_wireshark_on_SL5_x.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-01-08Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2013-0125.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-09-06Name : The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : mandriva_MDVSA-2011-164.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-08-01Name : The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : sl_20120423_wireshark_on_SL6_x.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-04-25Name : The remote CentOS host is missing one or more security updates.
File : centos_RHSA-2012-0509.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-04-24Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2012-0509.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-11-22Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-2351.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-11-02Name : The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by multiple ...
File : wireshark_1_6_3.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-11-02Name : The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by multiple ...
File : wireshark_1_4_10.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Internal Sources (Detail)

SourceUrl
BIDhttp://www.securityfocus.com/bid/50486
CONFIRMhttp://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=39508
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2011-19.html
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6479
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=750648
MLISThttp://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/11/01/9
OSVDBhttp://osvdb.org/76770
REDHAThttp://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0125.html
SECUNIAhttp://secunia.com/advisories/46644
http://secunia.com/advisories/46913
http://secunia.com/advisories/48947
XFhttp://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/71092

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