Bug 435483 (CVE-2008-1072) - CVE-2008-1072 wireshark: TFTP dissector crash
Summary: CVE-2008-1072 wireshark: TFTP dissector crash
Keywords:
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2008-1072
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
URL: http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=C...
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Depends On: 435485 435487 435488 461566 461567 461568 461569 461570 833989
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2008-02-29 16:48 UTC by Red Hat Product Security
Modified: 2019-09-29 12:23 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-10-01 18:02:42 UTC


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System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2008:0890 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: wireshark security update 2008-10-01 15:33:35 UTC

Description Lubomir Kundrak 2008-02-29 16:48:27 UTC
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2008-1072 to the following vulnerability:

The TFTP dissector in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.6.0 through 0.99.7, when running on Ubuntu 7.10, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash or memory consumption) via a malformed packet, possibly related to a Cairo library bug.

References:

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2008-01.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28025
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019515
http://secunia.com/advisories/29156

Comment 3 Lubomir Kundrak 2008-03-03 15:13:16 UTC
Unable to reproduce on supported RHEL an Fedora releases.

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2008-04-09 05:15:54 UTC
wireshark-1.0.0-1.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 Fedora Update System 2008-04-09 05:22:35 UTC
wireshark-1.0.0-1.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 9 Red Hat Product Security 2008-10-01 18:02:42 UTC
This issue was addressed in:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux:
  http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0890.html

Fedora:
  https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/F8/FEDORA-2008-3040

Comment 10 Red Hat Bugzilla 2009-10-23 19:06:43 UTC
Reporter changed to security-response-team@redhat.com by request of Jay Turner.


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