Debian: DSA-3775-1: tcpdump security update

    Date29 Jan 2017
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in tcpdump, a command-line network traffic analyzer. These vulnerabilities might result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3775-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    January 29, 2017                      https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : tcpdump
    CVE ID         : CVE-2016-7922 CVE-2016-7923 CVE-2016-7924 CVE-2016-7925 
                     CVE-2016-7926 CVE-2016-7927 CVE-2016-7928 CVE-2016-7929 
                     CVE-2016-7930 CVE-2016-7931 CVE-2016-7932 CVE-2016-7933 
                     CVE-2016-7934 CVE-2016-7935 CVE-2016-7936 CVE-2016-7937 
                     CVE-2016-7938 CVE-2016-7939 CVE-2016-7940 CVE-2016-7973 
                     CVE-2016-7974 CVE-2016-7975 CVE-2016-7983 CVE-2016-7984 
                     CVE-2016-7985 CVE-2016-7986 CVE-2016-7992 CVE-2016-7993 
                     CVE-2016-8574 CVE-2016-8575 CVE-2017-5202 CVE-2017-5203 
                     CVE-2017-5204 CVE-2017-5205 CVE-2017-5341 CVE-2017-5342 
                     CVE-2017-5482 CVE-2017-5483 CVE-2017-5484 CVE-2017-5485 
                     CVE-2017-5486
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in tcpdump, a command-line
    network traffic analyzer. These vulnerabilities might result in denial
    of service or the execution of arbitrary code.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
    version 4.9.0-1~deb8u1.
    
    For the testing distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed
    in version 4.9.0-1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 4.9.0-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your tcpdump packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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