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MDKSA-2006:152: wireshark Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the wireshark package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2006:152 (wireshark).
Vulnerabilities in the SCSI, DHCP, and SSCOP dissectors were discovered
in versions of wireshark less than 0.99.3, as well as an off-by-one
error in the IPsec ESP preference parser if compiled with ESP
This updated provides wireshark 0.99.3a which is not vulnerable to
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:152
Threat Level: High
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