Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2010:099)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 48183
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis advisory updates wireshark to the latest version(s), fixing several bugs and one security issue :
The DOCSIS dissector in Wireshark 0.9.6 through 1.0.12 and 1.2.0 through 1.2.7 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a malformed packet trace file (CVE-2010-1455).
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.