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wnpa-sec-2015-60 · MS-WSP dissector crash

Summary

Name: MS-WSP dissector crash

Docid: wnpa-sec-2015-60

Date: December 29, 2015

Affected versions: 2.0.0

Fixed versions: 2.0.1

References:

Wireshark issue 11931.
CVE-2015-8742.

Details

Description

The MS-WSP 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 2.0.1 or later.