GLSA-201406-33 : Wireshark: Multiple vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 76304
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201406-33 (Wireshark: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Wireshark. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker can cause arbitrary code execution or a Denial of Service condition via a specially crafted packet.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Wireshark 1.8.x users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-analyzer/wireshark-1.8.15' All Wireshark 1.10.x users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-analyzer/wireshark-1.10.8'