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Vulnerability in wtap.c in Wireshark 0.99.7 through 1.0.3

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14705

wtap.c in Wireshark 0.99.7 through 1.0.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application abort) via a malformed Tamos CommView capture file (aka .ncf file) with an "unknown/unexpected packet type" that triggers a failed assertion.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012
  • Microsoft Windows 8
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2008-4682
Product(s):
  • Wireshark