Executive Summary

Informations
NameCVE-2012-1594First vendor Publication2012-04-11
VendorCveLast vendor Modification2012-11-06

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Cvss Base Score3.3Attack RangeAdjacent network
Cvss Impact Score2.9Attack ComplexityLow
Cvss Expoit Score6.5AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

epan/dissectors/packet-ieee80211.c in the IEEE 802.11 dissector in Wireshark 1.6.x before 1.6.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted packet.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-1594

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

idName
CWE-94Failure to Control Generation of Code ('Code Injection')

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15491
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15491
Title: DEPRECATED: IEEE 802.11 dissector vulnerability in Wireshark 1.6.x before 1.6.6
Description: epan/dissectors/packet-ieee80211.c in the IEEE 802.11 dissector in Wireshark 1.6.x before 1.6.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted packet.
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2012-1594
Version: 2
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
Product(s): Wireshark
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15244
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15244
Title: IEEE 802.11 dissector vulnerability in Wireshark 1.6.x before 1.6.6
Description: epan/dissectors/packet-ieee80211.c in the IEEE 802.11 dissector in Wireshark 1.6.x before 1.6.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted packet.
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2012-1594
Version: 5
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
Application6

OpenVAS Exploits

DateDescription
2012-04-24Name : Wireshark IEEE 802.11 Dissector Denial of Service Vulnerability (Mac OS X)
File : nvt/gb_wireshark_ieee_dissector_dos_vuln_macosx.nasl
2012-04-23Name : Wireshark IEEE 802.11 Dissector Denial of Service Vulnerability (Windows)
File : nvt/gb_wireshark_ieee_dissector_dos_vuln_win.nasl
2012-04-20Name : Fedora Update for wireshark FEDORA-2012-5243
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2012_5243_wireshark_fc16.nasl

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2012-04-19Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2012-5243.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-03-28Name : The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by multiple ...
File : wireshark_1_6_6.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-03-28Name : The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by multiple ...
File : wireshark_1_4_12.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Internal Sources (Detail)

SourceUrl
BIDhttp://www.securityfocus.com/bid/52738
CONFIRMhttp://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=40967
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-05.html
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6809
MLISThttp://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/03/28/13

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2012-11-07 05:21:37
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