Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2008:152)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A number of vulnerabilities were discovered in Wireshark that could
cause it to crash while processing malicious packets (CVE-2008-3137,
CVE-2008-3138, CVE-2008-3139, CVE-2008-3140, CVE-2008-3141,
CVE-2008-3145).

This update provides Wireshark 1.0.2, which is not vulnerable to these
issues.

See also :

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2008-03.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2008-04.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: 36557 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-152.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 30020

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3137
CVE-2008-3138
CVE-2008-3139
CVE-2008-3140
CVE-2008-3141
CVE-2008-3145

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