|Category:||Denial of Service|
|Title:||Wireshark PCNFSD Dissector Denial of Service Vulnerability (Win)|
|Summary:||Check for the version of Wireshark|
Overview: The remote host is installed with Wireshark and is prone to
denial of service vulnerability.
The flaw is due to an error in the PCNFSD dissector when processing specially
crafted large PCNFSD packets.
Successful exploitation will let the user crash the application to cause
denial of service condition.
Impact Level: Application
Wireshark version 0.8.20 through 1.0.7 on Windows.
Fix: Upgrade to Wireshark 1.0.8
BugTraq ID: 35081|
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2009-1829
Debian Security Information: DSA-1942 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: wireshark-pcnfsd-dos(50686)
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2009 SecPod|
|This is only one of 40246 vulnerability tests in our test suite. Find out more about running a complete security audit.|
To run a free test of this vulnerability against your system, register below.