CVE-2012-6053

Published: 05 December 2012

epan/dissectors/packet-usb.c in the USB dissector in Wireshark 1.6.x before 1.6.12 and 1.8.x before 1.8.4 relies on a length field to calculate an offset value, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a zero value for this field.

Priority

Low

Status

Package Release Status
wireshark
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (1.6.12,1.8.4)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) Not vulnerable
(1.12.1+g01b65bf-2)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Not vulnerable
(1.10.6-1)