Debian: 2871-1: wireshark: Summary
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Debian Security Report Summary
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2871-1                   security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
March 10, 2014                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : wireshark
CVE ID         : CVE-2014-2281 CVE-2014-2283 CVE-2014-2299

Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in Wireshark:

CVE-2014-2281

    Moshe Kaplan discovered that the NFS dissector could be crashed,
    resulting in denial of service.

CVE-2014-2283

    It was discovered that the RLC dissector could be crashed, resulting 
    in denial of service.

CVE-2014-2299

    Wesley Neelen discovered a buffer overflow in the MPEG file parser,
    which could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in
version 1.2.11-6+squeeze14.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
version 1.8.2-5wheezy10.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 1.10.6-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your wireshark packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org



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