CVE-ID

CVE-2017-5597

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
In Wireshark 2.2.0 to 2.2.3 and 2.0.0 to 2.0.9, the DHCPv6 dissector could go into a large loop, triggered by packet injection or a malformed capture file. This was addressed in epan/dissectors/packet-dhcpv6.c by changing a data type to avoid an integer overflow.
References
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Entry Created
20170125 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Assigned (20170125)
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Comments (Legacy)
Proposed (Legacy)
N/A
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