Debian: DSA-2201-1: wireshark security update

    Date23 Mar 2011
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Huzaifa Sidhpurwala, Joernchen, and Xiaopeng Zhang discovered several vulnerabilities in the Wireshark network traffic analyzer. Vulnerabilities in the DCT3, LDAP and SMB dissectors and in the code to parse pcag-ng files could lead to denial of service or the execution of
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2201-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    March 23, 2011                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : wireshark
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2011-0538 CVE-2011-0713 CVE-2011-1139 CVE-2011-1140 CVE-2011-1141
    
    Huzaifa Sidhpurwala, Joernchen, and Xiaopeng Zhang discovered several
    vulnerabilities in the Wireshark network traffic analyzer. 
    Vulnerabilities in the DCT3, LDAP and SMB dissectors and in the code to
    parse pcag-ng files could lead to denial of service or the execution of
    arbitrary code.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.0.2-3+lenny13.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.2.11-6+squeeze1
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.4.4-1.
    
    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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