Bug 1524471 (CVE-2017-17084) - CVE-2017-17084 wireshark: IWARP_MPA dissector crash
Summary: CVE-2017-17084 wireshark: IWARP_MPA dissector crash
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: CVE-2017-17084
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
URL:
Whiteboard: impact=moderate,public=20171130,repor...
Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1524476
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2017-12-11 15:15 UTC by Andrej Nemec
Modified: 2019-06-08 22:32 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2019-06-08 03:33:09 UTC


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Description Andrej Nemec 2017-12-11 15:15:56 UTC
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.

Upstream issue:

https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=14236

External References:

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2017-47.html

Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2017-12-11 15:18:34 UTC
Created wireshark tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1524476]


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