|Category:||Mandrake Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Mandrake Security Advisory MDVSA-2008:152 (wireshark)|
|Summary:||Mandrake Security Advisory MDVSA-2008:152 (wireshark)|
The remote host is missing an update to wireshark
announced via advisory MDVSA-2008:152.
A vulnerability was found in Wireshark, that could cause it to crash
while processing malicious packets.
This update provides Wireshark 1.0.2, which is not vulnerable to that.
Affected: 2007.1, 2008.0, 2008.1, Corporate 4.0
To upgrade automatically use MandrakeUpdate or urpmi. The verification
of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.
Risk factor : Medium
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-3145|
Bugtraq: 20080729 rPSA-2008-0237-1 tshark wireshark (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-1673 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2008:017 (Google Search)
BugTraq ID: 30181
XForce ISS Database: wireshark-packets-dos(43719)
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2008 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com|
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