[Full-disclosure] rPSA-2008-0212-1 tshark wireshark



rPath Security Advisory: 2008-0212-1
Published: 2008-07-03
Products:
rPath Linux 1

Rating: Major
Exposure Level Classification:
Indirect Deterministic Information Exposure
Updated Versions:
tshark=conary.rpath.com@rpl:1/1.0.1-0.1-1
wireshark=conary.rpath.com@rpl:1/1.0.1-0.1-1

rPath Issue Tracking System:
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2638

Description:
Previous versions of the wireshark package are vulnerable to multiple
types of attacks, including Information Exposures (disclosures of system
memory) and Denials of service (application crashes). It has not been
determined that these vulnerabilities can be exploited to execute
malicious code.

http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0212

Copyright 2008 rPath, Inc.
This file is distributed under the terms of the MIT License.
A copy is available at http://www.rpath.com/permanent/mit-license.html

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