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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3146

Multiple buffer overflows in packet_ncp2222.inc in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.9.7 through 1.0.2 allow attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted NCP packet that causes an invalid pointer to be used.
Publish Date : 2008-09-02 Last Update Date : 2011-03-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
10.0
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2008-07-10 2008-09-03
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-3146 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20083146 unix
ELSA-2008:0890: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21972 unix
Multiple buffer overflows in packet_ncp2222.inc in Wireshark (formerly Ethereal) 0.9.7 through 1.0.2 allow attackers to ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10624 unix
RHSA-2008:0890: wireshark security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080890 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-3146

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.9.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.6a Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Wireshark Wireshark 0.99.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Wireshark Wireshark 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Wireshark Wireshark 17

- References For CVE-2008-3146

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200809-17.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200809-17
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-392.htm CONFIRM
http://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=2675 CONFIRM
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-08/msg00006.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:017
http://secunia.com/advisories/31687
SECUNIA 31687
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-September/msg00715.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-7894
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-September/msg00713.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-7936
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2008-05.html CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2773
VUPEN ADV-2008-2773
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020819
SECTRACK 1020819
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/496487/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080917 rPSA-2008-0278-1 tshark wireshark
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0890.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0890
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:199
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:199
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0278 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/32091
SECUNIA 32091
http://secunia.com/advisories/32028
SECUNIA 32028
http://secunia.com/advisories/31886
SECUNIA 31886
http://secunia.com/advisories/31864
SECUNIA 31864

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3146

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


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