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

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

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

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
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

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