CVE Reference: CVE-2011-4100

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CVE-2011-4100

Description:
The csnStreamDissector function in epan/dissectors/packet-csn1.c in the CSN.1 dissector in Wireshark 1.6.x before 1.6.3 does not initialize a certain variable, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a malformed packet.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/71090

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA46644

OVAL
  http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14833

OSVDB
  76768

MLIST
  http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/11/01/9

CONFIRM
  http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2011-17.html
  http://anonsvn.wireshark.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=39140

BID
  50479


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