Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDKSA-2007:145)

High Nessus Plugin ID 25698


The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


A number of vulnerabilities in the Wireshark program were found that could cause crashes, excessive looping, or exhaustion of system memory.

This updated provides wireshark 0.99.6 which is not vulnerable to these issues.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 25698

File Name: mandrake_MDKSA-2007-145.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.19 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/07/11

Modified: 2016/11/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64wireshark0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libwireshark0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:tshark, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:wireshark, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:wireshark-tools, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2007, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2007.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/Mandrake/release, Host/Mandrake/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2007/07/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3389, CVE-2007-3390, CVE-2007-3391, CVE-2007-3392, CVE-2007-3393, CVE-2007-6113

MDKSA: 2007:145

CWE: 20, 189