CVE-2007-6118

NameCVE-2007-6118
DescriptionThe MEGACO dissector in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.9.14 to 0.99.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (long loop and resource consumption) via unknown vectors.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1414-1, DTSA-92-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs452381
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)1.8.2-5wheezy15~deb6u1fixed
wheezy1.8.2-5wheezy12fixed
wheezy (security)1.8.2-5wheezy15fixed
jessie, sid1.12.1+g01b65bf-4fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
etherealsourcesarge0.10.10-2sarge10highDSA-1414-1
wiresharksource(unstable)0.99.7~pre1-1low452381
wiresharksourceetch0.99.4-5.etch.1highDSA-1414-1
wiresharksourcelenny0.99.6rel-5+0.99.7~pre1-1+lenny1highDTSA-92-1

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