Bug 990170 - (CVE-2013-4931) CVE-2013-4931 wireshark: DoS (infinite loop) in the GSM RR dissector (wnpa-sec-2013-49)
CVE-2013-4931 wireshark: DoS (infinite loop) in the GSM RR dissector (wnpa-se...
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
impact=low,public=20130726,reported=2...
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Depends On: 979246 990189 990202 994914 994924 1074904 1074905
Blocks: 974906 990216
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Reported: 2013-07-30 09:59 EDT by Jan Lieskovsky
Modified: 2016-03-04 05:52 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: Wireshark 1.8.9, Wireshark 1.10.1
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Last Closed: 2014-04-25 12:46:17 EDT
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Description Jan Lieskovsky 2013-07-30 09:59:01 EDT
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2013-4931 to the following vulnerability:

epan/proto.c in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.9 and 1.10.x before 1.10.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (loop) via a crafted packet that is not properly handled by the GSM RR dissector.

References:
[1] http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc/trunk/epan/proto.c?r1=50504&r2=50503&pathrev=50504
[2] http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=50504
[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=8923
[6] https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-49.html
Comment 1 Jan Lieskovsky 2013-07-30 10:40:00 EDT
Created wireshark tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-18 [bug 990189]
Comment 2 Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2013-08-08 04:59:06 EDT
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Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2013-09-27 20:14:41 EDT
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 6 Fedora Update System 2013-10-02 21:05:43 EDT
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 7 errata-xmlrpc 2013-11-21 02:32:41 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2013:1569 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1569.html
Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2013-12-19 02:12:48 EST
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.
Comment 10 errata-xmlrpc 2014-03-31 14:01:27 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Via RHSA-2014:0341 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0341.html

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