Bug 1419093 - CVE-2016-7984 tcpdump: Buffer overflow in TFTP parser in print-tftp.c:tftp_print()
Summary: CVE-2016-7984 tcpdump: Buffer overflow in TFTP parser in print-tftp.c:tftp_pr...
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 1419066
Alias: None
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1419114
Blocks: 1419144
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Reported: 2017-02-03 15:24 UTC by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2021-02-17 02:38 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: tcpdump 4.9.0
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Last Closed: 2017-02-20 03:53:24 UTC

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Description Adam Mariš 2017-02-03 15:24:11 UTC
Buffer overflow in TFTP parser in print-tftp.c:tftp_print() was found that may cause a segmentation fault. This issue can be be exploited either locally by making the target system to decode crafted .pcap file using tcpdump, or remotely by sending crafted packets to the network segment where the target system is running tcpdump decoding the live packet capture.

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Comment 1 Adam Mariš 2017-02-03 15:24:24 UTC

Name: the Tcpdump project

Comment 2 Adam Mariš 2017-02-03 15:38:15 UTC
Created tcpdump tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1419114]

Comment 3 Doran Moppert 2017-02-20 03:53:24 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 1419066 ***

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