CVE-2016-7178

Published on: 09/09/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:06 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Certain versions of Debian Linux from Debian contain the following vulnerability:

epan/dissectors/packet-umts_fp.c in the UMTS FP dissector in Wireshark 2.x before 2.0.6 does not ensure that memory is allocated for certain data structures, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid write access and application crash) via a crafted packet.

  • CVE-2016-7178 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 5.9 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK HIGH NONE NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED NONE NONE HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 4.3 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK MEDIUM NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
NONE NONE PARTIAL

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Bug 12751 – Invalid memory access in UMTS-FP dissector Issue Tracking
bugs.wireshark.org
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=12751
Wireshark · wnpa-sec-2016-53 · UMTS FP dissector crash Vendor Advisory
www.wireshark.org
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2016-53.html
Wireshark QNX6 QNET, H.225, Catapult DCT2000, UMTS FP, and IPMI Trace Dissector Bugs Lets Remote Users Cause the Target Service to Crash - SecurityTracker Third Party Advisory
www.securitytracker.com
text/html
URL Logo SECTRACK 1036760
Gerrit Code Review Issue Tracking
Patch
code.wireshark.org
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM code.wireshark.org/review/17094
Debian -- Security Information -- DSA-3671-1 wireshark Third Party Advisory
www.debian.org
Depreciated Link
text/html
URL Logo DEBIAN DSA-3671
code.wireshark Code Review - wireshark.git/commit Issue Tracking
Patch
code.wireshark.org
text/xml
URL Logo CONFIRM code.wireshark.org/review/gitweb?p=wireshark.git;a=commit;h=315bba7c645b75af24215c6303d187b188610bba

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
DebianDebian Linux8.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
DebianDebian Linux8.0AllAllAll
ApplicationWiresharkWireshark2.0.0AllAllAll
ApplicationWiresharkWireshark2.0.1AllAllAll
ApplicationWiresharkWireshark2.0.2AllAllAll
ApplicationWiresharkWireshark2.0.3AllAllAll
ApplicationWiresharkWireshark2.0.4AllAllAll
ApplicationWiresharkWireshark2.0.5AllAllAll
ApplicationWiresharkWireshark2.0.0AllAllAll
ApplicationWiresharkWireshark2.0.1AllAllAll
ApplicationWiresharkWireshark2.0.2AllAllAll
ApplicationWiresharkWireshark2.0.3AllAllAll
ApplicationWiresharkWireshark2.0.4AllAllAll
ApplicationWiresharkWireshark2.0.5AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:wireshark:wireshark:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: