Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2008:199)

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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-2008-3146,
CVE-2008-3932, CVE-2008-3933, CVE-2008-3934).

This update provides Wireshark 1.0.3, which is not vulnerable to these
issues.

See also :

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2008-05.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)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37900 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-199.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3146
CVE-2008-3932
CVE-2008-3933
CVE-2008-3934

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