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
CVE-2018-11362


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
1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u6~deb7u11.

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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