ethereal -- infinite loop

2004-12-21T00:00:00
ID DSA-613
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2004-12-21T00:00:00

Description

Brian Caswell discovered that an improperly formatted SMB packet could make ethereal hang and eat CPU endlessly.

For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in version 0.9.4-1woody9.

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in version 0.10.8-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your ethereal packages.