This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
A format string flaw was found in Wireshark. If Wireshark read a
malformed packet off a network or opened a malicious dump file, it
could crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary code as the user running
Several denial of service flaws were found in Wireshark. Wireshark
could crash or stop responding if it read a malformed packet off a
network, or opened a malicious dump file. (CVE-2009-1268,
All running instances of Wireshark must be restarted for the update to
See also :
Update the affected wireshark and / or wireshark-gnome packages.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Public Exploit Available : true