Wireshark 1.8.x < 1.8.7 Multiple Vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 66544
SynopsisThe remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe installed version of Wireshark 1.8 is earlier than 1.8.7. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :
- Errors exist in the ETCH, MySQL, and RELOAD dissectors that could lead to an infinite loop, resulting in a denial of service. (Bugs 8546, 8458, 8464)
- Errors exist in the ASN.1 BER, DCP ETSI, GTPv2, MPEG DSM-CC, PPP CCP, and Websocket dissectors that could allow them to crash. (Bugs 8231, 8448, 8499, 8481, 8493, 8540, 8541, 8599, 8638)
SolutionUpgrade to Wireshark version 1.8.7 or later.