GLSA-201406-33 : Wireshark: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201406-33
(Wireshark: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Wireshark. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker can cause arbitrary code execution or a Denial of
Service condition via a specially crafted packet.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201406-33

Solution :

All Wireshark 1.8.x users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-analyzer/wireshark-1.8.15'
All Wireshark 1.10.x users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-analyzer/wireshark-1.10.8'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76304 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66066
66068
66070
66072
66755
67046
68044

CVE ID: CVE-2014-2281
CVE-2014-2282
CVE-2014-2283
CVE-2014-2299
CVE-2014-2907
CVE-2014-4020
CVE-2014-4174

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