Wireshark Security Update for Debian 7 LTS
Posted on: 05/29/2018 06:36 AM

Updated wireshark packages has been released for Debian GNU/Linux 7 LTS

Wireshark Security Update for Debian 7 LTS

Package : wireshark
Version : 1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u6~deb7u11
CVE ID : CVE-2018-9258 CVE-2018-9260 CVE-2018-9261 CVE-2018-9263
CVE-2018-9268 CVE-2018-9269 CVE-2018-9270 CVE-2018-11358

Several issues that could result in a crash within different dissectors
have been fixed. Other issues are related to memory leaks or heap-based
buffer overflows.

All issue could be caused by special crafted and malformed packets.

For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your wireshark packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS

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