Wireshark contains a vulnerability in the HTTP dissector that may allow an attacker to cause a denial of service condition.
Wireshark contains a vulnerability in the HTTP dissector that may allow an attacker to cause a denial of service condition. This vulnerability may be triggered when a remote attacker sends a specially crafted, malformed packet to a vulnerable Wireshark installation or by convincing the user to read a malformed packet trace file with Wireshark.
Wireshark states that Wireshark version 0.99.3 is affected.
A remote attacker may be able to cause a denial of service condition.
This vulnerability was reported in Wireshark Document wnpa-sec-2006-03.
This document was written by Katie Steiner.
|Date First Published:||2007-01-02|
|Date Last Updated:||2007-01-02 20:39 UTC|