CVE-2017-12896

Source
Severity Medium
Remote Yes
Type Denial of service
Description
An out-of-bounds read vulnerability was discovered in tcpdump's handling of ISAKMP in tcpdump <= 4.9.1. An attacker could craft a malicious pcap file or send specially crafted packets to the network that would cause tcpdump to crash while processing the packet data.
Group Package Affected Fixed Severity Status Ticket
AVG-361 tcpdump 4.9.1-1 4.9.2-1 Critical Fixed
Date Advisory Group Package Severity Description
13 Sep 2017 ASA-201709-5 AVG-361 tcpdump Critical multiple issues
References
https://github.com/the-tcpdump-group/tcpdump/commit/4e430c6b0d8b7e77c7abca7e7afb0c3e727502f2
https://github.com/the-tcpdump-group/tcpdump/commit/f76e7feb41a4327d2b0978449bbdafe98d4a3771