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<glsa id="201412-52">
<title>Wireshark: Multiple vulnerabilities</title>
<synopsis>Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Wireshark which could
allow remote attackers to cause Denial of Service.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">wireshark</product>
<announced>December 28, 2014</announced>
<revised>December 28, 2014: 1</revised>
<bug>522968</bug>
<bug>529100</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="net-analyzer/wireshark" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">1.12.2</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">1.12.2</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>Wireshark is a network protocol analyzer formerly known as ethereal.</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Wireshark. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>A remote attacker can cause a Denial of Service condition via specially
crafted packets.
</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 "&gt;=net-analyzer/wireshark-1.12.2"
</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-6421">CVE-2014-6421</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-6422">CVE-2014-6422</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-6423">CVE-2014-6423</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-6424">CVE-2014-6424</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-6425">CVE-2014-6425</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-6426">CVE-2014-6426</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-6427">CVE-2014-6427</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-6428">CVE-2014-6428</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-6429">CVE-2014-6429</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-6430">CVE-2014-6430</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-6431">CVE-2014-6431</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-6432">CVE-2014-6432</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Sun, 28 Dec 2014 19:18:05 +0000">Zlogene</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Sun, 28 Dec 2014 22:15:09 +0000">Zlogene</metadata>
</glsa>