Debian DSA-3505-1 : wireshark - security update
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 89695
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionMultiple vulnerabilities were discovered in the dissectors/parsers for Pcapng, NBAP, UMTS FP, DCOM, AllJoyn, T.38, SDP, NLM, DNS, BED, SCTP, 802.11, DIAMETER, VeriWave, RVSP, ANSi A, GSM A, Ascend, NBAP, ZigBee ZCL and Sniffer which could result in denial of service.
SolutionUpgrade the wireshark packages.
For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 1.8.2-5wheezy17.
For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u4.