Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDKSA-2007:033)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Vulnerabilities in the LLT, IEEE 802.11, HTTP, and TCP dissectors were
discovered in versions of wireshark less than 0.99.5, as well as
various other bugs.

This updated provides wireshark 0.99.5 which is not vulnerable to
these issues.

See also :

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2007-01.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24646 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-033.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0456
CVE-2007-0457
CVE-2007-0458
CVE-2007-0459

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