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Debian: CVE-2020-13164: wireshark -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2020-13164: wireshark -- security update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
05/19/2020
Created
02/09/2021
Added
02/08/2021
Modified
02/08/2021

Description

In Wireshark 3.2.0 to 3.2.3, 3.0.0 to 3.0.10, and 2.6.0 to 2.6.16, the NFS dissector could crash. This was addressed in epan/dissectors/packet-nfs.c by preventing excessive recursion, such as for a cycle in the directory graph on a filesystem.

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-wireshark

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