Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2008:057)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A few vulnerabilities were found in Wireshark, that could cause it to
crash or consume excessive memory under certain conditions.

This update rovides Wireshark 0.99.8 which is not vulnerable to the
issues.

See also :

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2008-01.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)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36386 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-057.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1070
CVE-2008-1071
CVE-2008-1072

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