Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2008:091)

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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 hang under certain conditions.

This update provides Wireshark 1.0.0, which is not vulnerable to the
issues.

See also :

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2008-02.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)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36552 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-091.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 28485

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1561
CVE-2008-1562
CVE-2008-1563

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