Ubuntu 4133-1: Wireshark vulnerabilities

    Date 15 Sep 2019
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Wireshark could be made to crash if it received specially crafted network traffic or input files.
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    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4133-1
    September 16, 2019
    
    Wireshark vulnerabilities
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    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    
    - Ubuntu 19.04
    - Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
    - Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
    
    Summary:
    
    Wireshark could be made to crash if it received specially crafted network
    traffic or input files.
    
    Software Description:
    - wireshark: network traffic analyzer
    
    Details:
    
    It was discovered that Wireshark improperly handled certain input. A remote or
    local attacker could cause Wireshark to crash by injecting malformed packets
    onto the wire or convincing someone to read a malformed packet trace file.
    
    Update instructions:
    
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    
    Ubuntu 19.04:
      libwireshark-data               2.6.10-1~ubuntu19.04.0
      libwireshark11                  2.6.10-1~ubuntu19.04.0
      libwiretap8                     2.6.10-1~ubuntu19.04.0
      libwscodecs2                    2.6.10-1~ubuntu19.04.0
      libwsutil9                      2.6.10-1~ubuntu19.04.0
      tshark                          2.6.10-1~ubuntu19.04.0
      wireshark                       2.6.10-1~ubuntu19.04.0
      wireshark-common                2.6.10-1~ubuntu19.04.0
      wireshark-gtk                   2.6.10-1~ubuntu19.04.0
      wireshark-qt                    2.6.10-1~ubuntu19.04.0
    
    Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
      libwireshark-data               2.6.10-1~ubuntu18.04.0
      libwireshark11                  2.6.10-1~ubuntu18.04.0
      libwiretap8                     2.6.10-1~ubuntu18.04.0
      libwscodecs2                    2.6.10-1~ubuntu18.04.0
      libwsutil9                      2.6.10-1~ubuntu18.04.0
      tshark                          2.6.10-1~ubuntu18.04.0
      wireshark                       2.6.10-1~ubuntu18.04.0
      wireshark-common                2.6.10-1~ubuntu18.04.0
      wireshark-gtk                   2.6.10-1~ubuntu18.04.0
      wireshark-qt                    2.6.10-1~ubuntu18.04.0
    
    Ubuntu 16.04 LTS:
      libwireshark-data               2.6.10-1~ubuntu16.04.0
      libwireshark11                  2.6.10-1~ubuntu16.04.0
      libwiretap8                     2.6.10-1~ubuntu16.04.0
      libwscodecs2                    2.6.10-1~ubuntu16.04.0
      libwsutil9                      2.6.10-1~ubuntu16.04.0
      tshark                          2.6.10-1~ubuntu16.04.0
      wireshark                       2.6.10-1~ubuntu16.04.0
      wireshark-common                2.6.10-1~ubuntu16.04.0
      wireshark-gtk                   2.6.10-1~ubuntu16.04.0
      wireshark-qt                    2.6.10-1~ubuntu16.04.0
    
    This update uses a new upstream release, which includes additional bug
    fixes. In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary
    changes.
    
    References:
      https://usn.ubuntu.com/4133-1
      CVE-2019-12295, CVE-2019-13619
    
    Package Information:
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/wireshark/2.6.10-1~ubuntu19.04.0
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/wireshark/2.6.10-1~ubuntu18.04.0
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/wireshark/2.6.10-1~ubuntu16.04.0
    
    

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