Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2012:134)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities was found and corrected in Wireshark :

The DCP ETSI dissector could trigger a zero division (CVE-2012-4285).

The MongoDB dissector could go into a large loop (CVE-2012-4287).

The XTP dissector could go into an infinite loop (CVE-2012-4288).

The AFP dissector could go into a large loop (CVE-2012-4289).

The RTPS2 dissector could overflow a buffer (CVE-2012-4296).

The GSM RLC MAC dissector could overflow a buffer (CVE-2012-4297).

The CIP dissector could exhaust system memory (CVE-2012-4291).

The STUN dissector could crash (CVE-2012-4292).

The EtherCAT Mailbox dissector could abort (CVE-2012-4293).

The CTDB dissector could go into a large loop (CVE-2012-4290).

This advisory provides the latest version of Wireshark (1.6.10) which
is not vulnerable to these issues.

See also :

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-13.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-14.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-15.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-17.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-18.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-19.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-20.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-21.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-22.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-23.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 : 7.2
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

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