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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-8726

wiretap/vwr.c in the VeriWave file parser in Wireshark 1.12.x before 1.12.9 and 2.0.x before 2.0.1 does not validate certain signature and Modulation and Coding Scheme (MCS) data, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and application crash) via a crafted file.
Publish Date : 2016-01-04 Last Update Date : 2016-12-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2015-8726

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.12.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Wireshark Wireshark 2.0.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 10

- References For CVE-2015-8726

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034551
SECTRACK 1034551
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3505
DEBIAN DSA-3505
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2015-44.html CONFIRM
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinjan2016-2867206.html CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/79382
BID 79382
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201604-05
GENTOO GLSA-201604-05
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=11789 CONFIRM
https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=b8fa3d463c1bdd9b84c897441e7a5c8ad1f0f292 CONFIRM
https://code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=185911de7d337246044c8e99da2f5b4bac74c0d5 CONFIRM
https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=11791 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-8726

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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