Bug 142952 - CAN-2004-1139 Ethereal flaws (CAN-2004-1140 CAN-2004-1141 CAN-2004-1142)
Summary: CAN-2004-1139 Ethereal flaws (CAN-2004-1140 CAN-2004-1141 CAN-2004-1142)
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Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: ethereal (Show other bugs)
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Version: 3.0
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Radek Vokal
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: 143194 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2004-12-15 10:13 UTC by Mark J. Cox
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-02-02 12:07:37 UTC
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2005:011 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: ethereal security update 2005-02-02 05:00:00 UTC

Description Mark J. Cox 2004-12-15 10:13:26 UTC
Gerald Combs said that Ethereal 0.10.8 is scheduled to be released tomorrow
(December 15).  It will address the following 

CAN-2004-1139 DICOM crash: Buffer overflows

  Matthew Bing discovered a bug in DICOM dissection that could make
  Ethereal crash.
  Versions affected: 0.10.4 - 0.10.7
  Revision fixed: 12504

CAN-2004-1140 RTP timestamp: fills hard disk due to int overflow

  An invalid RTP timestamp could make Ethereal hang and create a large
  temporary file, possibly filling available disk space.
  Versions affected: 0.9.16 - 0.10.7
  Revision fixed: 12656

CAN-2004-1141 HTTP dissector OOB read

  The HTTP dissector could access previously-freed memory, causing  a crash.
  Versions affected: 0.10.1 - 0.10.7
  Revision fixed: 12640 & 12668

CAN-2004-1142 SMB hang from infinite loop

  Brian Caswell discovered that an improperly formatted SMB packet
  could make Ethereal hang, maximizing CPU utilization.<br>
  Versions affected: 0.9.0 - 0.10.7
  Revision fixed: 12706

Embargoed until 20041215
Also affects RHEL2.1

Comment 6 Mark J. Cox 2004-12-16 13:59:01 UTC
Public, removing embargo.

Comment 8 Milan Kerslager 2004-12-17 09:21:02 UTC
*** Bug 143194 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 9 Mark J. Cox 2005-02-02 12:07:37 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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