Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2009:125)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 38981
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been identified and corrected in wireshark :
o Unspecified vulnerability in the PCNFSD dissector in Wireshark 0.8.20 through 1.0.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via crafted PCNFSD packets (CVE-2009-1829).
This update provides Wireshark 1.0.8, which is not vulnerable to this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.