FreeBSD : wireshark -- PCNFSD Dissector Denial of Service Vulnerability (a2d4a330-4d54-11de-8811-0030843d3802)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 38967
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionSecunia reports :
A vulnerability has been reported in Wireshark, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS.
The vulnerability is caused due to an error in the PCNFSD dissector and can be exploited to cause a crash via a specially crafted PCNFSD packet.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.