Bug 990169 (CVE-2013-4930) - CVE-2013-4930 wireshark: Assertion failure in the DVB-CI dissector (wnpa-sec-2013-48)
Summary: CVE-2013-4930 wireshark: Assertion failure in the DVB-CI dissector (wnpa-sec-...
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Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: CVE-2013-4930
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Whiteboard: impact=low,public=20130726,reported=2...
Depends On: 990189 990202 994914
Blocks: 990216
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2013-07-30 13:57 UTC by Jan Lieskovsky
Modified: 2019-06-08 19:40 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version: Wireshark 1.8.9, Wireshark 1.10.1
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2013-08-08 07:28:32 UTC


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Description Jan Lieskovsky 2013-07-30 13:57:41 UTC
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2013-4930 to the following vulnerability:

The dissect_dvbci_tpdu_hdr function in epan/dissectors/packet-dvbci.c in the DVB-CI dissector in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.9 and 1.10.x before 1.10.1 does not validate a certain length value before decrementing it, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and application exit) via a crafted packet.

References:
[1] http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc/trunk/epan/dissectors/packet-dvbci.c?r1=50474&r2=50473&pathrev=50474
[2] http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=50474
[3] http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.10.1.html
[4] http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.9.html
[5] https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=8916
[6] https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-48.html

Comment 1 Jan Lieskovsky 2013-07-30 14:39:14 UTC
Created wireshark tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-18 [bug 990189]

Comment 2 Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2013-08-08 07:28:32 UTC
Statement:

Not Vulnerable. This issue does not affect the version of wireshark, as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6.

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2013-09-28 00:14:33 UTC
wireshark-1.10.2-6.fc19 has been pushed to the Fedora 19 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2013-10-03 01:05:35 UTC
wireshark-1.10.2-7.fc20 has been pushed to the Fedora 20 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2013-12-19 07:12:35 UTC
wireshark-1.10.2-4.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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