Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : ethereal (MDKSA-2003:067)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Several vulnerabilities in ethereal were discovered by Timo Sirainen.
Integer overflows were found in the Mount and PPP dissectors, as well
as one-byte buffer overflows in the AIM, GIOP Gryphon, OSPF, PPTP,
Quake, Quake2, Quake3, Rsync, SMB, SMPP, and TSP dissectors. These
vulnerabilities were corrected in ethereal 0.9.12.

See also :

http://ethereal.archive.sunet.se/appnotes/enpa-sa-00009.html

Solution :

Update the affected ethereal package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 14050 (mandrake_MDKSA-2003-067.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0356
CVE-2003-0357

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