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Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2008:0059

The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory RHSA-2008:0059.

Wireshark is a program for monitoring network traffic. Wireshark was
previously known as Ethereal.

Several flaws were found in Wireshark. Wireshark could crash or possibly
execute arbitrary code as the user running Wireshark if it read a malformed
packet off the network. (CVE-2007-6114, CVE-2007-6115, CVE-2007-6117)

Several denial of service bugs were found in Wireshark. Wireshark could
crash or stop responding if it read a malformed packet off the network.
(CVE-2007-3389, CVE-2007-3390, CVE-2007-3391, CVE-2007-3392, CVE-2007-3392,
CVE-2007-3393, CVE-2007-6113, CVE-2007-6118, CVE-2007-6120, CVE-2007-6121,
CVE-2007-6450, CVE-2007-6451)

As well, Wireshark switched from using net-snmp to libsmi, which is
included in this errata.

Users of wireshark should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain
Wireshark version 0.99.7, and resolve these issues.

Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date

Risk factor : Critical

CVSS Score:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-3389
BugTraq ID: 24662
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2007:015 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: wireshark-chunkedhttp-dos(35207)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-3390
Debian Security Information: DSA-1322 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: wireshark-iseries-dos(35205)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-3391
XForce ISS Database: wireshark-dcpetsi-dos(35204)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-3392
Bugtraq: 20070814 WireShark MMS Remote Denial of Service vulnerability (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: wireshark-sslmms-dos(35203)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-3393
XForce ISS Database: wireshark-dhcpbootp-dos(35113)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-6113
BugTraq ID: 26532
Bugtraq: 20070904 Wireshark DNP3 Dissector Infinite Loop Vulnerability (Google Search)
Bugtraq: 20080103 rPSA-2008-0004-1 tshark wireshark (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2008:004 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: wireshark-dnp3-dos(36392)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-6114
Debian Security Information: DSA-1414 (Google Search)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-6115
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-6117
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-6118
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-6120
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-6121
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-6450
BugTraq ID: 27071
Debian Security Information: DSA-1446 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: wireshark-rpl-dissector-dos(39186)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2007-6451
XForce ISS Database: wireshark-cip-dissector-dos(39187)
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