CVE-2011-1140

NameCVE-2011-1140
DescriptionMultiple stack consumption vulnerabilities in the dissect_ms_compressed_string and dissect_mscldap_string functions in Wireshark 1.0.x, 1.2.0 through 1.2.14, and 1.4.0 through 1.4.3 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite recursion) via a crafted (1) SMB or (2) Connection-less LDAP (CLDAP) packet.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2201-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

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~deb7u3fixed
jessie1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u6fixed
jessie (security)1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u8fixed
stretch2.0.5+ga3be9c6-1fixed
sid2.2.0~rc1+g438c022-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
wiresharksource(unstable)1.4.4-1unimportant
wiresharksourcelenny1.0.2-3+lenny13mediumDSA-2201-1
wiresharksourcesqueeze1.2.11-6+squeeze1mediumDSA-2201-1

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