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Wireshark: Multiple vulnerabilities

Description

### Background Wireshark is a versatile network protocol analyzer. ### Description Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Wireshark. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details. ### Impact A remote attacker could send specially crafted packets on a network being monitored by Wireshark, entice a user to open a malformed packet trace file using Wireshark, or deploy a specially crafted Lua script for use by Wireshark, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code, or a Denial of Service condition. ### Workaround There is no known workaround at this time. ### Resolution All Wireshark users should upgrade to the latest version: # emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-analyzer/wireshark-1.4.9"


Affected Package


OS OS Version Package Name Package Version
Gentoo any net-analyzer/wireshark 1.4.9

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