wnpa-sec-2014-05 · Libpcap file parser crash


Name: Libpcap file parser crash

Docid: wnpa-sec-2014-05

Date: April 9, 2014

Affected versions: 1.10.0 to 1.10.3

Fixed versions: 1.10.4

MSVR 449
Wireshark bug 9753



The libpcap file parser could crash. Discovered by Jeremy Brown.


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


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