Fedora Core 5 : wireshark-0.99.5-1.fc5 (2007-207)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 24303
SynopsisThe remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.
Description- multiple security issues fixed (#227140)
- CVE-2007-0459 - The TCP dissector could hang or crash while reassembling HTTP packets
- CVE-2007-0459 - The HTTP dissector could crash.
- CVE-2007-0457 - On some systems, the IEEE 802.11 dissector could crash.
- CVE-2007-0456 - On some systems, the LLT dissector could crash.
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected wireshark, wireshark-debuginfo and / or wireshark-gnome packages.