wnpa-sec-2014-14 · Netflow dissector crash

Summary

Name: Netflow dissector crash

Docid: wnpa-sec-2014-14

Date: September 16, 2014

Affected versions: 1.12.0, 1.10.0 to 1.10.9

Fixed versions: 1.12.1, 1.10.10

References:
Wireshark issue 10370
CVE-2014-6424

Details

Description

The Netflow dissector could crash.

Impact

It may be possible to make Wireshark crash by injecting a malformed packet onto the wire or by convincing someone to read a malformed packet trace file.

Resolution

Upgrade to Wireshark 1.12.1, 1.10.10 or later.