Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3719-1 wireshark -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 21 Nov 2016
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-9373, CVE-2016-9374, CVE-2016-9375, CVE-2016-9376.
- More information:
It was discovered that wireshark, a network protocol analyzer, contained several vulnerabilities in the dissectors for DCERPC, AllJoyn, DTN, and OpenFlow, that could lead to various crashes, denial-of-service, or execution of arbitrary code.
For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u10.
For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in version 2.2.2+g9c5aae3-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your wireshark packages.