CVE-2013-4935

NameCVE-2013-4935
DescriptionThe dissect_per_length_determinant function in epan/dissectors/packet-per.c in the ASN.1 PER dissector in Wireshark 1.8.x before 1.8.9 and 1.10.x before 1.10.1 does not initialize a length field in certain abnormal situations, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted packet.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-2734-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian/oldoldstablenot vulnerable.
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, squeeze (security)1.2.11-6+squeeze14fixed
squeeze (lts)1.8.2-5wheezy16~deb6u1fixed
wheezy1.8.2-5wheezy12fixed
wheezy (security)1.8.2-5wheezy16fixed
jessie1.12.1+g01b65bf-4fixed
jessie (security)1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u2fixed
stretch1.12.6+gee1fce6-1fixed
sid1.12.7+g7fc8978-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
wiresharksource(unstable)1.10.1-1medium
wiresharksourcesqueeze1.2.11-6+squeeze11mediumDSA-2734-1
wiresharksourcewheezy1.8.2-5wheezy5mediumDSA-2734-1

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