CVE-2003-0093

NameCVE-2003-0093
DescriptionThe RADIUS decoder in tcpdump 3.6.2 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via an invalid RADIUS packet with a header length field of 0, which causes tcpdump to generate data within an infinite loop.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-261
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
tcpdump (PTS)wheezy4.3.0-1+deb7u2fixed
wheezy (security)4.9.2-1~deb7u1fixed
jessie4.9.0-1~deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)4.9.2-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch, stretch (security)4.9.2-1~deb9u1fixed
buster, sid4.9.2-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
tcpdumpsource(unstable)3.7.1-1medium
tcpdumpsourcewoody3.6.2-2.4mediumDSA-261

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