CVE-2016-5356

Published: 07 August 2016

wiretap/cosine.c in the CoSine file parser in Wireshark 1.12.x before 1.12.12 and 2.x before 2.0.4 mishandles sscanf unsigned-integer processing, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted file.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 5.9

Status

Package Release Status
wireshark
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.0.4+gdd7746e-1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable

Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (2.2.6+g32dac6a-2ubuntu0.16.04)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u11ubuntu0.14.04.1)