wnpa-sec-2015-22 · Memory manager crash


Name: Memory manager crash

Docid: wnpa-sec-2015-22

Date: August 11, 2015

Affected versions: 1.12.0 to 1.12.6

Fixed versions: 1.12.7

Wireshark bug 11373



Wireshark could attempt to free invalid memory. Discovered by Alan Tu, Antti Levomäki, and Christian Jalio.


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 1.12.7 or later.

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