2013-06-09 23:55:01 2018-10-30 17:27:34

The http_payload_subdissector function in epan/dissectors/packet-http.c in the HTTP dissector in Wireshark 1.6.x before 1.6.16 and 1.8.x before 1.8.8 does not properly determine when to use a recursive approach, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (stack consumption) via a crafted packet.

Vector

NETWORK

Complexity

LOW

Authentication

NONE

Confidentiality

NONE

Integrity

NONE

Availability

PARTIAL