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CVE-2019-5716

Published: 8 January 2019

In Wireshark 2.6.0 to 2.6.5, the 6LoWPAN dissector could crash. This was addressed in epan/dissectors/packet-6lowpan.c by avoiding use of a TVB before its creation.

Priority

Low

Cvss 3 Severity Score

5.5

Score breakdown

Status

Package Release Status
wireshark
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic
Released (2.6.6-1~ubuntu18.04.0)
cosmic
Released (2.6.6-1~ubuntu18.10.0)
trusty
Released (2.6.6-1~ubuntu14.04.0)
upstream
Released (2.6.6-1)
xenial
Released (2.6.6-1~ubuntu16.04.0)

Severity score breakdown

Parameter Value
Base score 5.5
Attack vector Local
Attack complexity Low
Privileges required None
User interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality None
Integrity impact None
Availability impact High
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H