CVE-2007-6117

NameCVE-2007-6117
DescriptionUnspecified vulnerability in the HTTP dissector for Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.10.14 to 0.99.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted chunked messages.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1414-1, DTSA-92-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs452381

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~deb7u5fixed
jessie1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u8fixed
jessie (security)1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u10fixed
stretch, sid2.2.2+g9c5aae3-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
etherealsourcesarge0.10.10-2sarge10mediumDSA-1414-1
wiresharksource(unstable)0.99.7~pre1-1medium452381
wiresharksourceetch0.99.4-5.etch.1mediumDSA-1414-1
wiresharksourcelenny0.99.6rel-5+0.99.7~pre1-1+lenny1mediumDTSA-92-1

Notes

[sarge] - ethereal <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)

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