DSA 2756-1: wireshark security update
Posted on: 09/13/2013 08:37 PM

A wireshark security update has been released for Debian

DSA 2756-1: wireshark security update


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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2756-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff
September 13, 2013 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : wireshark
Vulnerability : several
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID : CVE-2013-5718 CVE-2013-5720 CVE-2013-5722

Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in the dissectors for LDAP,
RTPS and NBAP and in the Netmon file parser, which could result in denial
of service or the execution of arbitrary code.

For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in
version 1.2.11-6+squeeze12.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
version 1.8.2-5wheezy6.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 1.10.2-1.

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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