Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2009:194)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Vulnerabilities have been discovered in wireshark package, which could
lead to application crash via radius, infiniband and afs dissectors
(CVE-2009-2560, CVE-2009-2562, CVE-2009-2563).

This update provides a fix for those vulnerabilities.

See also :

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-04.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40498 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-194.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 35748

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2560
CVE-2009-2562
CVE-2009-2563

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