Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2013-2486 to the following vulnerability:
The dissect_diagnosticrequest function in epan/dissectors/packet-reload.c in the REsource LOcation And Discovery (aka RELOAD) dissector in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.6 uses an incorrect integer data type, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via crafted integer values in a packet.
Created wireshark tracking bugs for this issue
Affects: fedora-18 [bug 919496]
Not Vulnerable. This issue does not affect the version of wireshark as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6.