CVE-2017-11410

NameCVE-2017-11410
DescriptionIn Wireshark through 2.0.13 and 2.2.x through 2.2.7, the WBXML dissector could go into an infinite loop, triggered by packet injection or a malformed capture file. This was addressed in epan/dissectors/packet-wbxml.c by adding validation of the relationships between indexes and lengths. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2017-7702.
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)
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs870180

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)2.4.0-1high870180
wiresharksourcejessie(not affected)
wiresharksourcewheezy(not affected)

Notes

[jessie] - wireshark <not-affected> (Incomplete fix for CVE-2017-7702 not applied)
[wheezy] - wireshark <not-affected> (Incomplete fix for CVE-2017-7702 not applied)
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=13796
https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=3c7168cc5f044b4da8747d35da0b2b204dabf398
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2017-13.html

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