Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 842516
CVE-2012-4048 wireshark: Out-of-bounds memory write in PPP dissector
Last modified: 2014-08-29 12:56:50 EDT
An out-of-bounds memory write error was found in the wireshark PPP dissector. A remote attacker could use this flaw to cause wireshark executable to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running wireshark.
Not Vulnerable. This issue does not affect the version of wireshark shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6.
Created wireshark tracking bugs for this issue
Affects: fedora-all [bug 842531]