Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : ethereal (MDKSA-2003:067)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 14050
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionSeveral vulnerabilities in ethereal were discovered by Timo Sirainen.
Integer overflows were found in the Mount and PPP dissectors, as well as one-byte buffer overflows in the AIM, GIOP Gryphon, OSPF, PPTP, Quake, Quake2, Quake3, Rsync, SMB, SMPP, and TSP dissectors. These vulnerabilities were corrected in ethereal 0.9.12.
SolutionUpdate the affected ethereal package.