CVE-2017-13038

Source
Severity Medium
Remote Yes
Type Denial of service
Description
An out-of-bounds read vulnerability was discovered in tcpdump's handling of PPP 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/7335163a6ef82d46ff18f3e6099a157747241629