Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : ethereal (MDKSA-2006:002)
High Nessus Plugin ID 20472
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThree vulnerabilities were discovered in Ethereal 0.10.13 :
The IRC and GTP dissectors could go into an infinite loop.
A buffer overflow was discovered by iDefense in the OSPF dissector.
Ethereal has been upgraded to 0.10.14 which does not suffer from these problems.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.