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<title>Wireshark: Multiple vulnerabilities</title>
<synopsis>
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Wireshark, allowing for
the remote execution of arbitrary code and a Denial of Service.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">wireshark</product>
<announced>December 30, 2007</announced>
<revised>December 30, 2007: 01</revised>
<bug>199958</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="net-analyzer/wireshark" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">0.99.7</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">0.99.7</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>
Wireshark is a network protocol analyzer with a graphical front-end.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>
Multiple buffer overflows and infinite loops were discovered in
multiple dissector and parser components, including those for MP3 and
NCP (CVE-2007-6111), PPP (CVE-2007-6112), DNP (CVE-2007-6113), SSL and
iSeries (OS/400) Communication traces (CVE-2007-6114), ANSI MAP
(CVE-2007-6115), Firebird/Interbase (CVE-2007-6116), HTTP
(CVE-2007-6117), MEGACO (CVE-2007-6118), DCP ETSI (CVE-2007-6119),
Bluetooth SDP (CVE-2007-6120), RPC Portmap (CVE-2007-6121), SMB
(CVE-2007-6438), IPv6 amd USB (CVE-2007-6439), WiMAX (CVE-2007-6441),
RPL (CVE-2007-6450), CIP (CVE-2007-6451). The vulnerabilities were
discovered by Stefan Esser, Beyond Security, Fabiodds, Peter Leeming,
Steve and ainsley.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="high">
<p>
A remote attacker could send specially crafted packets on a network
being monitored with Wireshark or entice a user to open a specially
crafted file, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code
with the privileges of the user running Wireshark (which might be the
root user), or a Denial of Service.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>
There is no known workaround at this time.
</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>
All Wireshark users should upgrade to the latest version:
</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose &quot;&gt;=net-analyzer/wireshark-0.99.7&quot;</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-6111">CVE-2007-6111</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-6112">CVE-2007-6112</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-6113">CVE-2007-6113</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-6114">CVE-2007-6114</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-6115">CVE-2007-6115</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-6116">CVE-2007-6116</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-6117">CVE-2007-6117</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-6118">CVE-2007-6118</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-6119">CVE-2007-6119</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-6120">CVE-2007-6120</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-6121">CVE-2007-6121</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-6438">CVE-2007-6438</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-6439">CVE-2007-6439</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-6441">CVE-2007-6441</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-6450">CVE-2007-6450</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-6451">CVE-2007-6451</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Wed, 26 Dec 2007 11:44:15 +0000">
keytoaster
</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Sat, 29 Dec 2007 21:41:40 +0000">
rbu
</metadata>
<metadata tag="bugReady" timestamp="Sat, 29 Dec 2007 22:00:22 +0000">
rbu
</metadata>
</glsa>