OSVDB ID: 4464

Title: Ethereal Color Filter File DoS

Info

Disclosure

Mar 22, 2004

Discovery

Unknown

Dates

Exploit

Unknown

Solution

Unknown

Description

Ethereal contains a flaw that may allow a local denial of service. The issue is triggered when creating a malformed color filter file, and will result in loss of availability for the application. No further details have been provided.

Classification

Location: Local Access Required
Impact: Loss of Availability
Exploit: Exploit Unknown

Solution

Upgrade to version 0.10.3 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Ethereal

Ethereal

0.10.2
0.10.1
0.10.0a
0.10.0
0.9.16
0.9.15
0.9.14
0.9.13a
0.9.13
0.9.12
0.9.11
0.9.10
0.9.8
0.9.7
0.9.6
0.9.5
0.9.4
0.9.3
0.9.2
0.9.1
0.9.0
0.8.20
0.8.19
0.8.18
0.8.17
0.8.16
0.8.15
0.8.14-1
0.8.14
0.8.13

References

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete



Direct URL: http://osvdb.org/4464