Name: Wireshark Ixia IxVeriWave file parser buffer overflow
Date: August 15, 2012
Affected versions: 1.8.0 to 1.8.1
Fixed versions: 1.8.2
The Ixia IxVeriWave file parser could overflow a buffer.
It may be possible to make Wireshark crash, hang, or execute code by convincing someone to read a malformed packet trace file.
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