rPath Security Advisory: 2008-0092-1 Published: 2008-02-29 Products: rPath Linux 1
Rating: Major Exposure Level Classification: Indirect User Deterministic Denial of Service Updated Versions: tshark=conary.rpath.com@rpl:1/0.99.8-0.1-1 wireshark=conary.rpath.com@rpl:1/0.99.8-0.1-1
rPath Issue Tracking System: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2296
References: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-1070 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-1071 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-1072
Description: Previous versions of the wireshark package are vulnerable to multiple types of Denial of Service attacks, including crashes and excessive memory consumption. It has not been determined that these vulnerabilities can be exploited to execute malicious code.
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