Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 773729
CVE-2012-0043 wireshark: RLC dissector buffer overflow (wnpa-sec-2012-03)
Last modified: 2012-01-20 01:57:01 EST
The RLC dissector could overflow a buffer. 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. This is corrected in upstream 1.4.11 and 1.6.5.
The versions of wireshark shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, 5 and 6, does not have support for UMTS RLC (Radio Link Control) disassembly.
This issue does not affect the version of wireshark as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, 5 and 6.
Created wireshark tracking bugs for this issue
Affects: fedora-all [bug 781268]
This issue affects the version of wireshark shipped with Fedora 15 and Fedora
16 and has been addressed in the following security advisories: