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Wireshark 1.6.x before 1.6.2 buffer exception handling vulnerability

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14971

Wireshark 1.6.x before 1.6.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a malformed capture file that leads to an invalid root tvbuff related to a "buffer exception handling vulnerability."

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows 8
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2011-3483
Product(s):
  • Wireshark