Debian DSA-1983-1 : wireshark - several vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 44847
The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
Several remote vulnerabilities have been discovered in the Wireshark network traffic analyzer, which may lead to the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems : - CVE-2009-4377 A NULL pointer dereference was found in the SMB/SMB2 dissectors. - CVE-2010-0304 Several buffer overflows were found in the LWRES dissector.
Upgrade the Wireshark packages. For the stable distribution (lenny), these problems have been fixed in version 1.0.2-3+lenny8.