7536 : Ethereal iSNS Dissector Unspecified DoS
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Ethereal contains an unspecified error in the iSNS dissector that may allow an attacker to crash Ethereal by injecting a specially crafted packet onto the wire or by convincing someone to read a malformed packet trace file.


Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Other
Impact: Loss of Availability
Exploit: Exploit Unknown


Upgrade to version 0.10.5 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. It is also possible to correct the flaw by implementing the following workaround(s): Disable the affected protocol dissectors.




Tools & Filters

12646 13738 13739 14166 14215


Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2003-12-31 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_1


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