Debian: DSA-2144-1: Security update for wireshark

    Date14 Jan 2011
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that a buffer overflow in the ENTTEC dissector may lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2144-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    January 15, 2011                       http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : wireshark
    Vulnerability  : buffer overflow
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2010-4538
    
    It was discovered that a buffer overflow in the ENTTEC dissector may 
    lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
    
    
    For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.0.2-3+lenny12.
    
    For the testing distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.2.11-6.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.2.11-6.
    
    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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