Wireshark 1.12.x < 1.12.11 Multiple DoS (Mac OS X)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mac OS X host has an application installed that is affected
by multiple denial of service vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of Wireshark installed on the remote Mac OS X host is
1.12.x prior to 1.12.11. It is, therefore, affected by multiple denial
of service vulnerabilities in the following components :

- GSM CBCH dissector
- IAX2 dissector
- IEEE 802.11 dissector
- NCP dissector
- PKTC dissector

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to Wireshark version 1.12.11 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 90784 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-4006

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