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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-3242

Ethereal 0.10.12 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via unknown vectors in (1) the IrDA dissector and (2) the SMB dissector when SMB transaction payload reassembly is enabled.
Publish Date : 2005-10-27 Last Update Date : 2017-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2005-10-14 2005-10-19
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2005-3242 unix
Ethereal 0.10.12 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via unknown vectors in (1) the... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10558 unix
RHSA-2005:809: ethereal security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050809 unix
RHSA-2005:809: ethereal security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005809 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-3242

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.12 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.13 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.14 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.15 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.9.16 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Ethereal Group Ethereal 0.10.12 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ethereal Group Ethereal 23

- References For CVE-2005-3242
SUSE SUSE-SR:2005:025
REDHAT RHSA-2005:809
BID 15148 Ethereal Multiple Protocol Dissector Vulnerabilities In Versions Prior To 0.10.13 Release Date:2006-11-02
SECTRACK 1015082
GENTOO GLSA-200510-25
OSVDB 20125
OSVDB 20133
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10558

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-3242

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