Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1296062
CVE-2015-8718 wireshark: NLM dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2015-37)
Last modified: 2016-01-06 06:54:59 EST
It was reported that Wireshark's NLM dissector could crash. 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.
This flaw is fixed in the following Wireshark versions: 2.0.1, 1.12.9.
Created wireshark tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1296097]