Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2009:088)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities has been identified and corrected in
wireshark :

o The PROFINET dissector was vulnerable to a format string overflow
(CVE-2009-1210).

o The Check Point High-Availability Protocol (CPHAP) dissecto could
crash (CVE-2009-1268).

o Wireshark could crash while loading a Tektronix .rf5 file
(CVE-2009-1269).

This update provides Wireshark 1.0.7, which is not vulnerable to these
issues.

See also :

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-02.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36918 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-088.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1210
CVE-2009-1268
CVE-2009-1269

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