Vulnerability Note VU#638376
Wireshark contains multiple off-by-one errors in the IPSec ESP preference parser
Wireshark contains a vulnerability in the IPSec ESP preference parser that may cause a denial of service condition.
Wireshark contains multiple off-by-one vulnerabilities in the IPSec ESP preference parser when the application has been compiled with ESP decryption support.
This vulnerability may be exploited when the remote attacker sends a specially crafted, malformed packet over the wire or by convincing the user to read a malformed packet trace file.
A remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code.
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Wireshark||Affected||-||24 Oct 2006|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
This vulnerability was reported in Wireshark document wnpa-sec-2006-02.
This document was written by Katie Steiner.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2006-4331
- Date Public: 24 Aug 2006
- Date First Published: 25 Oct 2006
- Date Last Updated: 25 Oct 2006
- Severity Metric: 4.92
- Document Revision: 18
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