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Fedora Core 5 2006-860: wireshark

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the wireshark package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2006-860 (wireshark).

Wireshark is a network traffic analyzer for Unix-ish operating systems.

This package lays base for libpcap, a packet capture and filtering
library, contains command-line utilities, contains tests and
documentation for wireshark. A graphical user interface is packaged
separately to GTK+ package.

Update Information:

Versions affected: 0.8.16 up to and including 0.99.0
Details
Description
Wireshark 0.99.2 fixes the following vulnerabilities:


Update information :

* The GSM BSSMAP dissector could crash. Versions
affected: 0.10.11. CVE:
CVE-2006-3627

Ilja van Sprundel discovered the following vulnerabilities:



Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2007 Tenable Network Security

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