|Number of vulnerabilities||1|
|Public exploit||Public exploit code for vulnerability #1 is available.|
Server applications / IDS/IPS systems, Firewalls and proxy servers
This security bulletin contains one high risk vulnerability.
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary error when processing data in BACapp dissector. A remote attacker can send specially crafted data via the network, trigger stack-based buffer overflow and execute arbitrary code on the target system.
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Wireshark: 2.6.0 - 3.2.2Fixed software versions
Q & A
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Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?