Executive Summary

Informations
NameCVE-2012-1595First vendor Publication2012-04-11
VendorCveLast vendor Modification2013-01-03

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

The pcap_process_pseudo_header function in wiretap/pcap-common.c in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.12 and 1.6.x before 1.6.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a WTAP_ENCAP_ERF file containing an Extension or Multi-Channel header with an invalid pseudoheader size, related to the pcap and pcap-ng file parsers.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-1595

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

idName
CWE-399Resource Management Errors

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21154
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21154
Title: RHSA-2012:0509: wireshark security update (Moderate)
Description: The pcap_process_pseudo_header function in wiretap/pcap-common.c in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.12 and 1.6.x before 1.6.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a WTAP_ENCAP_ERF file containing an Extension or Multi-Channel header with an invalid pseudoheader size, related to the pcap and pcap-ng file parsers.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): RHSA-2012:0509-02
CESA-2012:0509
CVE-2011-1143
CVE-2011-1590
CVE-2011-1957
CVE-2011-1958
CVE-2011-1959
CVE-2011-2174
CVE-2011-2175
CVE-2011-2597
CVE-2011-2698
CVE-2011-4102
CVE-2012-0041
CVE-2012-0042
CVE-2012-0066
CVE-2012-0067
CVE-2012-1595
Version: 198
Platform(s): Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
CentOS Linux 6
Product(s): wireshark
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15548
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15548
Title: Vulnerability in pcap_process_pseudo_header function in wiretap/pcap-common.c in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.12 and 1.6.x before 1.6.6
Description: The pcap_process_pseudo_header function in wiretap/pcap-common.c in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.12 and 1.6.x before 1.6.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a WTAP_ENCAP_ERF file containing an Extension or Multi-Channel header with an invalid pseudoheader size, related to the pcap and pcap-ng file parsers.
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2012-1595
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:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15356
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15356
Title: DEPRECATED: Vulnerability in pcap_process_pseudo_header function in wiretap/pcap-common.c in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.12 and 1.6.x before 1.6.6
Description: The pcap_process_pseudo_header function in wiretap/pcap-common.c in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.12 and 1.6.x before 1.6.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a WTAP_ENCAP_ERF file containing an Extension or Multi-Channel header with an invalid pseudoheader size, related to the pcap and pcap-ng file parsers.
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2012-1595
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:23840
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23840
Title: ELSA-2012:0509: wireshark security update (Moderate)
Description: The pcap_process_pseudo_header function in wiretap/pcap-common.c in Wireshark 1.4.x before 1.4.12 and 1.6.x before 1.6.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a WTAP_ENCAP_ERF file containing an Extension or Multi-Channel header with an invalid pseudoheader size, related to the pcap and pcap-ng file parsers.
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): ELSA-2012:0509-02
CVE-2011-1143
CVE-2011-1590
CVE-2011-1957
CVE-2011-1958
CVE-2011-1959
CVE-2011-2174
CVE-2011-2175
CVE-2011-2597
CVE-2011-2698
CVE-2011-4102
CVE-2012-0041
CVE-2012-0042
CVE-2012-0066
CVE-2012-0067
CVE-2012-1595
Version: 65
Platform(s): Oracle Linux 6
Product(s): wireshark
Definition Synopsis:
Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27604
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27604
Title: ELSA-2012-0509 -- wireshark security update (moderate)
Description: [1.2.15-2.0.1.el6_2.1] - Add oracle-ocfs2-network.patch to allow disassembly of OCFS2 interconnect [1.2.15-2.1] - security patches - Resolves: CVE-2011-1143 CVE-2011-1590 CVE-2011-1957 CVE-2011-1959 CVE-2011-2174 CVE-2011-2175 CVE-2011-1958 CVE-2011-2597 CVE-2011-2698 CVE-2011-4102 CVE-2012-0041 CVE-2012-0066 CVE-2012-0067 CVE-2012-0042 CVE-2012-1595
Family: unix Class: patch
Reference(s): ELSA-2012-0509
CVE-2011-1143
CVE-2011-1590
CVE-2011-1957
CVE-2011-1958
CVE-2011-1959
CVE-2011-2174
CVE-2011-2175
CVE-2011-2597
CVE-2011-2698
CVE-2011-4102
CVE-2012-0041
CVE-2012-0042
CVE-2012-0066
CVE-2012-0067
CVE-2012-1595
Version: 3
Platform(s): Oracle Linux 6
Product(s): wireshark
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application18

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
2012-04-24Name : Wireshark Multiple Denial of Service Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)
File : nvt/gb_wireshark_mult_dos_vuln_macosx.nasl
2012-04-23Name : Wireshark Multiple Denial of Service Vulnerabilities - April 12 (Windows)
File : nvt/gb_wireshark_mult_dos_vuln_win_apr12.nasl
2012-04-20Name : Fedora Update for wireshark FEDORA-2012-5243
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2012_5243_wireshark_fc16.nasl
2012-04-20Name : Fedora Update for wireshark FEDORA-2012-5256
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2012_5256_wireshark_fc15.nasl

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2014-06-13Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : openSUSE-2012-248.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
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
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
2012-05-01Name : The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_wireshark-120417.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-05-01Name : The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
File : suse_wireshark-8085.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
2012-04-19Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2012-5243.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-04-19Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2012-5256.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
CONFIRMhttp://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=41008
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-06.html
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6804
MLISThttp://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/03/28/13
SECUNIAhttp://secunia.com/advisories/48947
http://secunia.com/advisories/48986
SUSEhttp://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-04/msg00060.html

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2014-06-14 13:32:38
  • Multiple Updates
2014-02-17 11:09:07
  • Multiple Updates
2013-05-10 22:36:06
  • Multiple Updates
2013-01-04 13:19:21
  • Multiple Updates