November 6, 2009

Mandriva Linux Security Advisory 2009:292: wireshark

Vulnerabilities have been discovered and corrected in wireshark,
affecting DCERPC/NT dissector, which allows remote attackers to cause
a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash)
via a file that records a malformed packet trace (CVE-2009-3550); and
in wiretap/erf.c which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary
code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted
erf file (CVE-2009-3829).

The wireshark package has been updated to fix these vulnerabilities...

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