CVE-2013-4080

NameCVE-2013-4080
DescriptionThe dissect_r3_upstreamcommand_queryconfig function in epan/dissectors/packet-assa_r3.c in the Assa Abloy R3 dissector in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.8 does not properly handle a zero-length item, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop, and CPU and memory consumption) via a crafted packet.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-497-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs711918

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
wireshark (PTS)jessie1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u14fixed
jessie (security)1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u15fixed
stretch (security), stretch2.6.3-1~deb9u1fixed
buster, sid2.6.5-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
wiresharksource(unstable)1.10.0-1unimportant711918
wiresharksourcesqueeze(not affected)
wiresharksourcewheezy1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u6~deb7u1mediumDLA-497-1

Notes

no code injection, not treated as a security issue, see README.Debian.security
[squeeze] - wireshark <not-affected> (Only affects 1.8+)
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=8764

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