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Mandriva: 2012:015: wireshark Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Multiple file parser and NULL pointer vulnerabilities including a RLC dissector buffer overflow was found and corrected in Wireshark. This advisory provides the latest version of Wireshark (1.6.5 ) which is not vulnerable to these issues. [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2012:015
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Package : wireshark
 Date    : February 9, 2012
 Affected: 2011.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Problem Description:

 Multiple file parser and NULL pointer vulnerabilities including a
 RLC dissector buffer overflow was found and corrected in Wireshark.
 
 This advisory provides the latest version of Wireshark (1.6.5 )
 which is not vulnerable to these issues.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:

 http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-01.html
 http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-02.html
 http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-03.html
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Linux 2011:
 928f521ace4a9057612993e648d258bd  2011/i586/dumpcap-1.6.5-0.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm
 5050ae3283980435098e8b49adad47be  2011/i586/libwireshark1-1.6.5-0.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm
 ba897182d44dba67f80ee7090d9f8d12  2011/i586/libwireshark-devel-1.6.5-0.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm
 6275cc3611c5587c5dbf46cb34a6fa17  2011/i586/rawshark-1.6.5-0.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm
 389cac9860619287201c8ac6527cacb6  2011/i586/tshark-1.6.5-0.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm
 f19e04986353d7baa5cc19ebd96f2cc3  2011/i586/wireshark-1.6.5-0.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm
 2d504b85fac7e81c954e2014c8bf6f47  2011/i586/wireshark-tools-1.6.5-0.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm 
 614335cad461abe9b6a22cd39d4e08a2  2011/SRPMS/wireshark-1.6.5-0.1.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2011/X86_64:
 2b08fbbbd05b606f24e718bdf63c40bb  2011/x86_64/dumpcap-1.6.5-0.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm
 8a6ded3e508fdc70409afc73fd01fa0a  2011/x86_64/lib64wireshark1-1.6.5-0.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm
 700de695c75daffa202e03e07e76bb98  2011/x86_64/lib64wireshark-devel-1.6.5-0.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm
 d0bc1a32027baddeebbb2b5bf50cf955  2011/x86_64/rawshark-1.6.5-0.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm
 b50919e405dbb3d6a0a1a24be68c2e2f  2011/x86_64/tshark-1.6.5-0.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm
 2e0394ddaf1fbc71dd70166cc0e83938  2011/x86_64/wireshark-1.6.5-0.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm
 90ab7081f9966a9277b32a0a9edd22e0  2011/x86_64/wireshark-tools-1.6.5-0.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm 
 614335cad461abe9b6a22cd39d4e08a2  2011/SRPMS/wireshark-1.6.5-0.1.src.rpm
 _______________________________________________________________________

 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
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