Name: WCP dissector crash
Date: March 4, 2015
Affected versions: 1.12.0 to 1.12.3, 1.10.0 to 1.10.12
Upstream 1.10.x patch: https://code.wireshark.org/review/#/c/6516/
Description: The WCP dissector could crash while decompressing data.
Impact: It may be possible to make Wireshark crash by injecting a malformed packet onto the wire or by convincing someone to read a malformed packet trace file.
Created wireshark tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1199173]
Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of wireshark as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, and 6.
(In reply to Siddharth Sharma from comment #3)
Mentioned patch doesn't address the flaw.
This is the correct one: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2015-2188
This issue has been addressed in the following products:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Via RHSA-2015:2393 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-2393.html