Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2011:002)
High Nessus Plugin ID 51795
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been found and corrected in wireshark :
Buffer overflow in epan/dissectors/packet-enttec.c in Wireshark 1.4.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted ENTTEC DMX packet with Run Length Encoding (RLE) compression (CVE-2010-4538).
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.