Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2009:088)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 36918
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionMultiple vulnerabilities has been identified and corrected in wireshark :
o The PROFINET dissector was vulnerable to a format string overflow (CVE-2009-1210).
o The Check Point High-Availability Protocol (CPHAP) dissecto could crash (CVE-2009-1268).
o Wireshark could crash while loading a Tektronix .rf5 file (CVE-2009-1269).
This update provides Wireshark 1.0.7, which is not vulnerable to these issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.