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CVE-2015-3906

Published: 26 May 2015

The logcat_dump_text function in wiretap/logcat.c in the Android Logcat file parser in Wireshark 1.12.x before 1.12.5 does not properly handle a lack of \0 termination, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and application crash) via a crafted message in a packet, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-3815.

Priority

Low

Status

Package Release Status
wireshark
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
precise Not vulnerable

trusty Not vulnerable
(1.10.6-1)
upstream Needs triage

utopic Ignored
(end of life)
vivid
Released (1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u1)
Patches:
upstream: https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=b3b1f7c3aa2233a147294bad833b748d38fba84d