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The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
Two vulnerabilities were discovered in Wireshark. The first is a
vulnerability in the SMTP dissector that could cause it to consume
excessive CPU and memory via a long SMTP request (CVE-2008-5285).
The second is an issue with the WLCCP dissector that could cause it to
go into an infinite loop.
This update also provides a patch to fix a potential freeze during
capture interface selection.
This update provides Wireshark 1.0.5, which is not vulnerable to these
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true