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<glsa id="201510-04">
<title>tcpdump: Multiple vulnerabilities </title>
<synopsis>Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in tcpdump, the worst of
which can allow remote attackers to cause Denial of Service condition or
executive arbitrary code.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">tcpdump</product>
<announced>October 31, 2015</announced>
<revised>October 31, 2015: 1</revised>
<bug>552632</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="net-analyzer/tcpdump" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">4.7.4</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">4.7.4</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>tcpdump is a Tool for network monitoring and data acquisition.</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in tcpdump. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process, or cause a Denial of Service condition.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>All tcpdump users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose "&gt;=net-analyzer/tcpdump-4.7.4"
</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-0261">CVE-2015-0261</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-2153">CVE-2015-2153</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-2154">CVE-2015-2154</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-2155">CVE-2015-2155</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Tue, 04 Aug 2015 15:50:32 +0000">
BlueKnight
</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Sat, 31 Oct 2015 15:14:21 +0000">mrueg</metadata>
</glsa>