Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2011:007)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 51799
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been found and corrected in wireshark :
Buffer overflow in the MAC-LTE dissector (epan/dissectors/packet-mac-lte.c) in Wireshark 1.2.0 through 1.2.13 and 1.4.0 through 1.4.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a large number of RARs (CVE-2011-0444).
The updated packages have been upgraded to the latest version (1.2.14) which is not affected by this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.