CVE-2006-4333

NameCVE-2006-4333
DescriptionThe SSCOP dissector in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) before 0.99.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (resource consumption) via malformed packets that cause the Q.2391 dissector to use excessive memory.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1171
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs384528, 384529
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
wireshark (PTS)squeeze (security), squeeze1.2.11-6+squeeze14fixed
squeeze (lts)1.2.11-6+squeeze15fixed
wheezy1.8.2-5wheezy12fixed
wheezy (security)1.8.2-5wheezy14fixed
jessie, sid1.12.1+g01b65bf-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
etherealsource(unstable)(unfixed)low384528
etherealsourcesarge0.10.10-2sarge8mediumDSA-1171
wiresharksource(unstable)0.99.2-5.1low384529

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