CVE-2018-14370

NameCVE-2018-14370
DescriptionIn Wireshark 2.6.0 to 2.6.1 and 2.4.0 to 2.4.7, the IEEE 802.11 protocol dissector could crash. This was addressed in epan/crypt/airpdcap.c via bounds checking that prevents a buffer over-read.
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 severitymedium (attack range: remote)

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)2.6.2-1medium
wiresharksourcejessie(not affected)
wiresharksourcestretch(not affected)

Notes

[stretch] - wireshark <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)
[jessie] - wireshark <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=14686
https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=b1446124eebc3ea5591d18e719c2a5cff3630638
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2018-43.html

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