Bug 1565832 (CVE-2018-9273)

Summary: CVE-2018-9273 wireshark: memory leak in epan/dissectors/packet-pcp.c
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Laura Pardo <lpardo>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: denis, huzaifas, lemenkov, mruprich, msehnout, phatina, rvokal
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: impact=low,public=20180306,reported=20180404,source=cve,cvss3=5.3/CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L,cwe=CWE-400,fedora-all/wireshark=affected,rhel-5/wireshark=notaffected,rhel-6/wireshark=notaffected,rhel-8/wireshark=notaffected,rhel-7/wireshark=notaffected
Fixed In Version: wireshark 2.4.6, wireshark 2.2.14 Doc Type: If docs needed, set a value
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Last Closed: 2018-05-07 18:48:58 UTC Type: ---
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Bug Depends On: 1565675, 1565684, 1575731    
Bug Blocks: 1565716    

Description Laura Pardo 2018-04-10 21:02:07 UTC
A flaw was found in Wireshark 2.4.0 to 2.4.5 and 2.2.0 to 2.2.13, epan/dissectors/packet-pcp.c has a memory leak.


References:
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2018-24.html
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=14488

Patch:
https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=1f8f1456f1e73b6c09e50a64749e43413ac12df7

Comment 1 Laura Pardo 2018-04-10 21:03:41 UTC
Created wireshark tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1565684]