Debian DSA-2127-1 : wireshark - denial of service
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50826
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionA flaw has been found in wireshark, a network protocol analyzer.
It was found that the ASN.1 BER dissector was susceptible to a stack overflow, causing the application to crash.
SolutionUpgrade the wireshark packages.
For the stable distribution (lenny), the problem has been fixed in version 1.0.2-3+lenny11.