Moderate CentOS wireshark Update

Metadata

critical
9.3
wireshark-1.0.15-6.el5_10.i386.rpm, wireshark-1.0.15-6.el5_10.src.rpm, wireshark-1.0.15-6.el5_10.x86_64.rpm, wireshark-gnome-1.0.15-6.el5_10.i386.rpm, wireshark-gnome-1.0.15-6.el5_10.x86_64.rpm
CVE-2012-5595, CVE-2012-5598, CVE-2012-5599, CVE-2012-5600, CVE-2012-6056, CVE-2012-6060, CVE-2012-6061, CVE-2012-6062, CVE-2013-3557, CVE-2013-3559, CVE-2013-4081, CVE-2013-4083, CVE-2013-4927, CVE-2013-4931, CVE-2013-4932, CVE-2013-4933, CVE-2013-4934, CVE-2013-4935, CVE-2013-5721, CVE-2013-7112, CVE-2014-2281, CVE-2014-2299
rhn.redhat.com, lists.centos.org
2014-03-31
2017-07-27 19:06
ALAS-2013-251
ALAS-2014-330
Moderate CentOS wireshark Update
Moderate CentOS wireshark Update
CVE-2013-4933 wireshark
CVE-2013-4927 wireshark
CVE-2012-6062 wireshark
CVE-2012-6061 wireshark
CVE-2013-4083 wireshark
CVE-2013-4934 wireshark
CVE-2012-6056 wireshark
CVE-2013-4081 wireshark
CVE-2013-5721 wireshark
CVE-2014-2299 wireshark
CVE-2013-7112 wireshark
CVE-2013-3559 wireshark
CVE-2014-2281 wireshark
CVE-2012-6060 wireshark
CVE-2013-4931 wireshark
CVE-2013-4935 wireshark
CVE-2013-4932 wireshark
CVE-2013-3557 wireshark
CVE-2012-6062
CVE-2014-2299
CVE-2013-5721
CVE-2013-7112
CVE-2013-3557
CVE-2012-6056
CVE-2013-4934
CVE-2012-6060
CVE-2014-2281
CVE-2013-4081
CVE-2013-4083
CVE-2013-4927
CVE-2013-4933
CVE-2013-4935
CVE-2013-4931
CVE-2013-4932
CVE-2012-6061
CVE-2013-3559
2017-04-01 19:07
2017-01-05 20:11

Description


Updated wireshark packages that fix multiple security issues are now
available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Moderate
security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores,
which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability
from the CVE links in the References section.

Wireshark is a network protocol analyzer. It is used to capture and browse
the traffic running on a computer network.

Multiple flaws were found in Wireshark. If Wireshark read a malformed
packet off a network or opened a malicious dump file, it could crash or,
possibly, execute arbitrary code as the user running Wireshark.
(CVE-2013-3559, CVE-2013-4083, CVE-2014-2281, CVE-2014-2299)

Several denial of service flaws were found in Wireshark. Wireshark could
crash or stop responding if it read a malformed packet off a network, or
opened a malicious dump file. (CVE-2012-5595, CVE-2012-5598, CVE-2012-5599,
CVE-2012-5600, CVE-2012-6056, CVE-2012-6060, CVE-2012-6061, CVE-2012-6062,
CVE-2013-3557, CVE-2013-4081, CVE-2013-4927, CVE-2013-4931, CVE-2013-4932,
CVE-2013-4933, CVE-2013-4934, CVE-2013-4935, CVE-2013-5721, CVE-2013-7112)

All Wireshark users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which
contain backported patches to correct these issues. All running instances
of Wireshark must be restarted for the update to take effect.
Please see https://www.redhat.com/footer/terms-of-use.html

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
5 wireshark wireshark-1.0.15-6.el5_10.i386.rpm
wireshark wireshark-1.0.15-6.el5_10.src.rpm
wireshark wireshark-1.0.15-6.el5_10.x86_64.rpm
wireshark-gnome wireshark-gnome-1.0.15-6.el5_10.i386.rpm
wireshark-gnome wireshark-gnome-1.0.15-6.el5_10.x86_64.rpm