CVE-2017-7704 wireshark


In Wireshark 2.2.0 to 2.2.5, the DOF dissector could go into an infinite loop, triggered by packet injection or a malformed capture file. This was addressed in epan/dissectors/packet-dof.c by using a different integer data type and adjusting a return value.

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
buster wireshark 2.2.6+g32dac6a-1
sid wireshark 2.2.6+g32dac6a-1
stretch wireshark 2.2.6+g32dac6a-1


Release Package Reason
jessie wireshark
wheezy wireshark