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[DSA613] DSA-613-1 ethereal

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-613-1 ethereal

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Brian Caswell discovered that an improperly formatted SMB packet could
make ethereal hang and eat CPU endlessly.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 0.9.4-1woody9.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 0.10.8-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your ethereal packages.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-613
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 11943

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

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