Debian Security Advisory
DSA-2144-1 wireshark -- buffer overflow
- Date Reported:
- 15 Jan 2011
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2010-4538.
- More information:
It was discovered that a buffer overflow in the ENTTEC dissector may lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in version 1.0.2-3+lenny12.
For the testing distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1.2.11-6.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.2.11-6.
We recommend that you upgrade your wireshark packages.
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