Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 681753
CVE-2011-1138 Wireshark: Off-by-one error in the dissect_6lowpan_iphc function causes application crash (Denial Of Service)
Last modified: 2016-03-04 05:50:30 EST
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2011-1138 to
the following vulnerability:
Off-by-one error in the dissect_6lowpan_iphc function in
packet-6lowpan.c in Wireshark 1.4.0 through 1.4.3 on 32-bit platforms
allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application
crash) via a malformed 6LoWPAN IPv6 packet.
Created wireshark tracking bugs for this issue
Affects: fedora-all [bug 676781]
The version of wireshark shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, 5 and 6 does not have support for IPv6 over IEEE 802.15.4 (aka 6LoWPAN) protocol. Hence is not vulnerable.
This vulnerability does not affect fedora-13 since, it does not have support for IPv6 over IEEE 802.15.4 (aka 6LoWPAN) protocol.
This vulnerability affects the version of wireshark shipped with fedora-14.
Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of wireshark as
shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, 5, or 6.