CVE-2005-1279

NameCVE-2005-1279
Descriptiontcpdump 3.8.3 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a crafted (1) BGP packet, which is not properly handled by RT_ROUTING_INFO, or (2) LDP packet, which is not properly handled by the ldp_print function.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-850-1
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
jessie (security), jessie4.9.2-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch (security), stretch4.9.2-1~deb9u1fixed
buster, sid4.9.2-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
tcpdumpsource(unstable)3.8.3-4medium
tcpdumpsourcewoody3.6.2-2.9mediumDSA-850-1

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