[SECURITY] [DLA 1226-1] wireshark security update

ID DEBIAN:DLA-1226-1:264C9
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2017-12-31T14:35:22


Package : wireshark Version : 1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u6~deb7u8 CVE ID : CVE-2017-11408 CVE-2017-17083 CVE-2017-17084 CVE-2017-17085

It was discovered that wireshark, a network protocol analyzer, contained several vulnerabilities in the dissectors for CIP Safety, IWARP_MPA, NetBIOS, Profinet I/O and AMQP, which result in denial of dervice or the execution of arbitrary code.

For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version 1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u6~deb7u8.

We recommend that you upgrade your wireshark packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS