Bug 397271 - (CVE-2007-6112) CVE-2007-6112 wireshark ppp flaws
CVE-2007-6112 wireshark ppp flaws
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 397381 397391 397401 397411 833988
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Reported: 2007-11-23 16:19 EST by Mark J. Cox (Product Security)
Modified: 2012-06-20 10:40 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-07-25 04:49:27 EDT
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Description Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2007-11-23 16:19:30 EST
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2007-6112 to the following vulnerability:

Buffer overflow in the PPP dissector Wireshark (formerly Ethereal)
0.99.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash)
and possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors.
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2007-12-20 14:51:10 EST
wireshark-0.99.7-2.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2007-12-21 16:08:44 EST
wireshark-0.99.7-1.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 5 Red Hat Product Security 2008-07-25 04:49:27 EDT
This issue was addressed in:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux:


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