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; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1171
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs384528, 384529

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
wireshark (PTS)wheezy1.8.2-5wheezy18fixed
wheezy (security)1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u6~deb7u1fixed
jessie (security), jessie1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u6fixed
stretch, sid2.0.4+gdd7746e-1fixed

The information below 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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