Wireshark 'call_dissector()' NULL Pointer Dereference Denial Of Service Vulnerability

Wireshark is prone to a remote denial-of-service vulnerability caused by a NULL-pointer-dereference error.

An attacker can exploit this issue to crash the application, resulting in a denial-of-service condition.

The following Wireshark versions are vulnerable:

1.4.0 through 1.4.11
1.6.0 through 1.6.5


 

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