CVE-2017-7748

Published: 12 April 2017

In Wireshark 2.2.0 to 2.2.5 and 2.0.0 to 2.0.11, the WSP dissector could go into an infinite loop, triggered by packet injection or a malformed capture file. This was addressed in epan/dissectors/packet-wsp.c by adding a length check.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.5

Status

Package Release Status
wireshark
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.2.6, 2.0.12)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Released (2.6.3-1~ubuntu18.04.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Released (2.6.3-1~ubuntu16.04.1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (2.6.3-1~ubuntu14.04.1)
Patches:
Upstream: https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=f55cbcde2c8f74b652add4450b0592082eb6acff