FreeBSD : Wireshark -- Multiple vulnerabilities (3ebb2dc8-4609-11e1-9f47-00e0815b8da8)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

Wireshark reports :

Laurent Butti discovered that Wireshark failed to properly check
record sizes for many packet capture file formats

Wireshark could dereference a NULL pointer and crash.

The RLC dissector could overflow a buffer.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57646 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0041

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