Debian Security Advisory

DLA-632-1 wireshark -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
21 Sep 2016
Affected Packages:
wireshark
Vulnerable:
Yes
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-7176, CVE-2016-7177, CVE-2016-7178, CVE-2016-7179, CVE-2016-7180.
More information:

Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in the dissectors for H.225, Catapult DCT2000, UMTS FP and IPMI, which could result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u6~deb7u4.

We recommend that you upgrade your wireshark packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS