Wireshark Multiple Denial of Service Vulnerabilities

Wireshark is prone to multiple denial of service vulnerabilities.

An attacker can exploit these issues by injecting a malformed packet onto the wire or by convincing someone to read a malformed pcap file.

An attacker can leverage these issues to crash the affected application, denying service to legitimate users.

These issue are fixed in:
Wireshark 2.0.1
Wireshark 1.12.9


 

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