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The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
This advisory updates wireshark to the latest version (1.2.13), fixing
one security issue :
Heap-based buffer overflow in the dissect_ldss_transfer function
(epan/dissectors/packet-ldss.c) in the LDSS dissector in Wireshark
1.2.0 through 1.2.12 and 1.4.0 through 1.4.1 allows remote attackers
to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary
code via an LDSS packet with a long digest line that triggers memory
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true