Bug 1472769 - (CVE-2017-11409) CVE-2017-11409 wireshark: GPRS LLC dissector large loop. (wnpa-sec-2017-37)
CVE-2017-11409 wireshark: GPRS LLC dissector large loop. (wnpa-sec-2017-37)
Status: NEW
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
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Reported: 2017-07-19 07:36 EDT by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2017-07-19 07:36 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: wireshark 2.0.14
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Description Adam Mariš 2017-07-19 07:36:47 EDT
It was reported that Wireshark's GPRS LLC dissector could loop infinitely. 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.

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