DSA 2709-1: wireshark security update
Posted on: 06/17/2013 09:22 PM

A wireshark security update has been released for Debian

DSA 2709-1: wireshark security update


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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2709-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff
June 17, 2013 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : wireshark
Vulnerability : several
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID : CVE-2013-4074 CVE-2013-4075 CVE-2013-4076 CVE-2013-4077
CVE-2013-4078 CVE-2013-4081 CVE-2013-4082 CVE-2013-4083

Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in the dissectors for CAPWAP,
GMR-1 BCCH, PPP, NBAP, RDP, HTTP, DCP ETSI and in the Ixia IxVeriWave
file parser, which could result in denial of service or the execution of
arbitrary code.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
version 1.8.2-5wheezy4.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems will be fixed soon.

We recommend that you upgrade your wireshark packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: http://www.debian.org/security/



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