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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
Two flaws were 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 Wireshark.
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-2013-6336,
CVE-2013-6337, CVE-2013-6338, CVE-2013-6339, CVE-2013-6340,
CVE-2014-2283, CVE-2013-7112, CVE-2013-7114)
All running instances of Wireshark must be restarted for the update to
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 73286 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2013-6336CVE-2013-6337CVE-2013-6338CVE-2013-6339CVE-2013-6340CVE-2013-7112CVE-2013-7114CVE-2014-2281CVE-2014-2283CVE-2014-2299
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