Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2010:144)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This advisory updates wireshark to the latest version(s), fixing
several security issues :

Buffer overflow in the ASN.1 BER dissector in Wireshark 0.10.13
through 1.0.13 and 1.2.0 through 1.2.8 has unknown impact and remote
attack vectors (CVE-2010-2284).

Buffer overflow in the SigComp Universal Decompressor Virtual Machine
dissector in Wireshark 0.10.8 through 1.0.13 and 1.2.0 through 1.2.8
has unknown impact and remote attack vectors (CVE-2010-2287).

See also :

http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.0.15.html
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.2.10.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.3
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 48251 (mandriva_MDVSA-2010-144.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 40728

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2284
CVE-2010-2287

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