Debian Security Advisory
DSA-2351-1 wireshark -- buffer overflow
- Date Reported:
- 21 Nov 2011
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2011-4102.
- More information:
Huzaifa Sidhpurwala discovered a buffer overflow in Wireshark's ERF dissector, which could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in version 1.0.2-3+lenny16.
For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1.2.11-6+squeeze5.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.6.3-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your wireshark packages.