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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for wireshark (ALAS-2012-71) (multiple CVEs)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for wireshark (ALAS-2012-71) (multiple CVEs)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
04/29/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/28/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The X.509if dissector in Wireshark 1.2.x before 1.2.16 and 1.4.x before 1.4.5 does not properly initialize certain global variables, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted .pcap file.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-wireshark
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-wireshark-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-wireshark-devel

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-wireshark
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-wireshark-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-wireshark-devel

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