Zero-friction vulnerability management platform

Mageni eases for you the vulnerability scanning, assessment, and management process. It is free and open-source.

Install Now

Available for macOS, Windows, and Linux

App screenshot

Debian Security Advisory DSA 2274-1 (wireshark)

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

Debian Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

4.3

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

11 years ago

Modified

Modified

10 months ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to wireshark announced via advisory DSA 2274-1.

Insight

Insight

Huzaifa Sidhpurwala, David Maciejak and others discovered several vulnerabilities in the X.509if and DICOM dissectors and in the code to process various capture and dictionary files, which could lead to denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code. For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in version 1.0.2-3+lenny14. For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1.2.11-6+squeeze2. For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.2.17-1

Solution

Solution

We recommend that you upgrade your wireshark packages.