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[DSA613] DSA-613-1 ethereal Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
DSA-613-1 ethereal

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Brian Caswell discovered that an improperly formatted SMB packet could
make ethereal hang and eat CPU endlessly.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 0.9.4-1woody9.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 0.10.8-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your ethereal packages.

Solution :
Threat Level: High

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