CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Mar 26, 2024
Updated: Mar 27, 2024
CWE ID 762


CVE-2024-2955 is a vulnerability that affects Wireshark versions 4.2.0 to 4.0.3 and 4.0.0 to 4.0.13, specifically the T.38 dissector component. It allows for a denial of service attack through packet injection or a crafted capture file, posing a high risk to organizations. This vulnerability has a base severity of HIGH, with a base score of 7.8 according to the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) version 3.1. The exploitability score is 1.8 out of 10, indicating that it is relatively easy for an attacker to exploit this vulnerability without requiring any special privileges or user interaction. The impact score is 5.9 out of 10, highlighting the potential for high integrity and confidentiality impacts on the affected systems and data availability.

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