Vulnerability Note VU#124454
Ethereal crashes when processing malformed RADIUS packets
Ethereal contains a vulnerability in the way it processes Remote Authentication Dial In User Service (RADIUS) packets.
Ethereal is a network traffic analysis package. It includes the ability to decode packets containing RADIUS data. There is a vulnerability that causes Ethereal to crash when processing malformed RADIUS packets.
A remote, unauthenticated attacker could cause Ethereal to crash.
Upgrade to version 0.10.3 or later.
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Ethereal||Affected||-||24 Mar 2004|
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Ethereal credits Jonathan Heussser for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Damon Morda.
- CVE IDs: Unknown
- Date Public: 22 Mar 2004
- Date First Published: 24 Mar 2004
- Date Last Updated: 05 Apr 2004
- Severity Metric: 2.21
- Document Revision: 15
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