DSA-2127-1: New wireshark packages fix denial of service
Posted on: 11/28/2010 09:41 AM

New wireshark packages has been released for Debian GNU/Linux

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2127-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Stefan Fritsch
November 28, 2010 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : wireshark
Vulnerability : denial of service
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE Id(s) : CVE-2010-3445

A flaw has been found in wireshark, a network protocol analyzer.

It was found that the ASN.1 BER dissector was susceptible to a stack
overflow, causing the application to crash.

For the stable distribution (lenny), the problem has been fixed in
version 1.0.2-3+lenny11.

For the testing distribution (squeeze) and the unstable distribution
(sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.2.11-3.

We recommend that you upgrade your wireshark packages.

Upgrade instructions
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wget url
will fetch the file for you
dpkg -i file.deb
will install the referenced file.

If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for
sources.list as given below:

apt-get update
will update the internal database
apt-get upgrade
will install corrected packages

You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
footer to the proper configuration.


Debian GNU/Linux 5.0 alias lenny (stable)
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Stable updates are available for alpha, amd64, arm, armel, hppa, i386, ia64, mips, mipsel, powerpc, s390 and sparc.

Source archives:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11.dsc
Size/MD5 checksum: 1498 ede32e4d884f4c2d7667330826e9a04b
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11.diff.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 121370 7ae7657ce157c3474100c23d7f58921a
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark_1.0.2.orig.tar.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 16935492 1834437f7c6dbed02082e7757133047d

alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/tshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 127140 ddd8b9363b2eb6d87d9bc575fb4499a6
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-common_1.0.2-3+lenny11_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 12097874 afbb14ffff46d6ff3d2b92f4d3d81d74
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 731282 b6fb61a98d168b6816d975450aecbfeb
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-dev_1.0.2-3+lenny11_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 570116 906a2aecf1bc7427d7fd1f97a966de05

amd64 architecture (AMD x86_64 (AMD64))

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_amd64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 659916 a63ddfeed5aef099b6120261082fa733
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-common_1.0.2-3+lenny11_amd64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 11867544 c59628a40342882870286ab37a69b497
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-dev_1.0.2-3+lenny11_amd64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 582606 570607f9879b070b3624d0b8456134f4
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/tshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_amd64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 118676 a63044f6131a32d45eb03c829a25617a

arm architecture (ARM)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 614548 074627f234366acbecada0fcc5d28009
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-dev_1.0.2-3+lenny11_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 584614 b983430bb3fbfea9a0edd4f67d51ba47
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/tshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 111398 d94d5d4c3a067178a2f39844ce9b269e
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-common_1.0.2-3+lenny11_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 10215064 87252f38b68dd0a3879ca181a7f75c35

armel architecture (ARM EABI)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_armel.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 620550 b27e69d1998888899d20cd3f47edd583
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-common_1.0.2-3+lenny11_armel.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 10219406 f7951d86289f45acf75f6cbd70c90167
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-dev_1.0.2-3+lenny11_armel.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 584478 e8f400e6dcdbf843d6529b5261759108
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/tshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_armel.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 113256 00de91d26cfa97199815aa85f44af8fa

hppa architecture (HP PA RISC)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_hppa.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 694930 eb06f49619d10fd5bcc464cb4cf5ac7f
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-common_1.0.2-3+lenny11_hppa.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 13271200 dbca0cd27504a965e578402029ace8d2
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-dev_1.0.2-3+lenny11_hppa.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 584380 b56c2acc0f81d002c64e1e34fdaab6ab
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/tshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_hppa.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 121264 a7a2dc7a854ce7c10c7e4e98bbdeddd7

i386 architecture (Intel ia32)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-dev_1.0.2-3+lenny11_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 583908 247b65850a9e4f4f90ce819f6f161f02
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 619522 570b4486f11c11c7f8fe56e4bf62a01a
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/tshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 111752 48be11d6de38ccb669c19363048c6ced
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-common_1.0.2-3+lenny11_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 10110598 87f2abd1a41cc5ca00516484febb45fc

ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-common_1.0.2-3+lenny11_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 13688704 72770772a07146e05cb6ca8327a9a55a
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-dev_1.0.2-3+lenny11_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 570068 cdfb5b2c407bed0258c7fe0ed446fa7c
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 930214 f6c9fc8c3faab1a160b488dc8c46d1bd
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/tshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 154218 a0ff42dda32caac8d0164ea09ee0e936

mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-common_1.0.2-3+lenny11_mips.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 10425236 2e9ad3a84d25fdf956619a7c6c7793c1
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/tshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_mips.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 112578 1e59a12bb78eb608a0334b8df1a9b81f
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_mips.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 637004 cda2da701f506b52421884869c3926a6
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-dev_1.0.2-3+lenny11_mips.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 584034 16ea9d6ee04c6fa8ad274575e4862c87

mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_mipsel.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 627232 5c2c17a7607151081816e0930b5056d6
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-dev_1.0.2-3+lenny11_mipsel.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 570136 e09ed325c9a02e0fb6c32cbe1e4609a2
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-common_1.0.2-3+lenny11_mipsel.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 9729956 edf0c565cd14b1077cfa56919fbf8d1b
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/tshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_mipsel.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 113540 04f3733f583ba2738de81169e7a89d25

powerpc architecture (PowerPC)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/tshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 123378 bde47d439f17d7ac08b2fb2c0d7507af
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-common_1.0.2-3+lenny11_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 11228464 b1c664cc530fb3eb5b02f544714c102a
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-dev_1.0.2-3+lenny11_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 584218 44bc3a81833dcd82e40c4032ae236c46
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 677510 bcf313da7be9a0e2a3a97ab30cd0c249

s390 architecture (IBM S/390)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-dev_1.0.2-3+lenny11_s390.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 584968 223847ae291e2730a6833ce47ef10054
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_s390.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 671366 9a91bbaf44370291fd5734e454732e55
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-common_1.0.2-3+lenny11_s390.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 12487278 400a5a365767232901684949bffe0645
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/tshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_s390.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 122458 f6a7ace9f582d20d486882171ca91f58

sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/tshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_sparc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 113616 22bfc088d10c1576d6849d40259d9751
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark_1.0.2-3+lenny11_sparc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 629674 e58d65909a998e25ae9ed984df11cdda
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-common_1.0.2-3+lenny11_sparc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 11287652 a7da087bd290e888c239415787d97aad
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wireshark/wireshark-dev_1.0.2-3+lenny11_sparc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 583798 ae571d07e569b08aeb40f0302c8e7026


These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
its next update.



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