FreeBSD : wireshark -- multiple vulnerabilities (f6f19735-9245-4918-8a60-87948ebb4907)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Vendor reports :

On non-Windows systems Wireshark could crash if the HOME environment
variable contained sprintf-style string formatting characters.
Wireshark could crash while reading a malformed NetScreen snoop file.
Wireshark could crash while reading a Tektronix K12 text capture file.

See also :

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-01.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?2640df33

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: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35990 (freebsd_pkg_f6f19735924549188a6087948ebb4907.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0599
CVE-2009-0600
CVE-2009-0601

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