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[SECURITY] Fedora 11 Update: wireshark-1.2.2-1.fc11



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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2009-9837
2009-09-24 04:14:19
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Name        : wireshark
Product     : Fedora 11
Version     : 1.2.2
Release     : 1.fc11
URL         : http://www.wireshark.org/
Summary     : Network traffic analyzer
Description :
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 plugins and
documentation for wireshark. A graphical user interface is packaged
separately to GTK+ package.

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Update Information:

Update to Wireshark 1.2.2 fixing multiple security issues:
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.2.2.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-06.html        * The OpcUa
dissector could use excessive CPU and memory. (Bug 3986)        Versions
affected: 0.99.6 to 1.0.8, 1.2.0 to 1.2.1      * The GSM A RR dissector could
crash. (Bug 3893)        Versions affected: 1.2.0 to 1.2.1      * The TLS
dissector could crash on some platforms. (Bug 4008)        Versions affected:
1.2.0 to 1.2.1     http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.2.1.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-04.html        * The AFS
dissector could crash. (Bug 3564)        Versions affected: 0.9.2 to 1.2.0
* The Infiniband dissector could crash on some platforms.        Versions
affected: 1.0.6 to 1.2.0      *  The IPMI dissector could overrun a buffer.
(Bug 3559)        Versions affected: 1.2.0      * The Bluetooth L2CAP dissector
could crash. (Bug 3572)        Versions affected: 1.2.0      * The RADIUS
dissector could crash. (Bug 3578)        Versions affected: 1.2.0      * The
MIOP dissector could crash. (Bug 3652)        Versions affected: 1.2.0      *
The sFlow dissector could use excessive CPU and memory. (Bug 3570)
Versions affected: 1.2.0    (Issues from wnpa-sec-2009-04 does not affect users
of Wireshark 1.2.1 packages from updates-testing.)
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ChangeLog:

* Tue Sep 22 2009 Radek Vokal <rvokal redhat com> - 1.2.2
- upgrade to 1.2.2
- http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.2.2.html
* Thu Jul 23 2009 Radek Vokal <rvokal redhat com> - 1.2.1
- upgrade to 1.2.1
- http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.2.1.html
* Tue Jun 16 2009 Radek Vokal <rvokal redhat com> - 1.2.0
- upgrade to 1.2.0
- http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.2.0.html
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #512953 - CVE-2009-2559 Wireshark-1.2.0: DoS (crash) due array index error in IPMI dissector
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=512953
  [ 2 ] Bug #513008 - CVE-2009-2560 Wireshark: Null-ptr dereference in the RADIUS dissector
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=513008
  [ 3 ] Bug #513033 - CVE-2009-2561 Wireshark: Dos (excessive CPU and memory use) via large amount of tree items in the sFlow dissector
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=513033
  [ 4 ] Bug #512987 - CVE-2009-2562 Wireshark: Integer overflow in the AFS dissector
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=512987
  [ 5 ] Bug #512992 - CVE-2009-2563 Wireshark: Null-ptr dereference in the InfiniBand dissector
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=512992
  [ 6 ] Bug #523987 - CVE-2009-3241 Wireshark: DoS (excessive CPU use) in OPCUA dissector
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=523987
  [ 7 ] Bug #524001 - CVE-2009-3242 Wireshark: DoS (crash) in GSM A RR dissector
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=524001
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update wireshark' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
http://fedoraproject.org/keys
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