Name: Wireshark dissection engine crash
Date: November 27, 2018
Affected versions: 2.6.0 to 2.6.4, 2.4.0 to 2.4.10
Fixed versions: 2.6.5, 2.4.11
The Wireshark dissection engine could crash. Discovered by Otto Airamo and Antti Levomäki, Forcepoint.
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.
Upgrade to Wireshark 2.6.5, 2.4.11 or later.