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MDKSA-2006:195: 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-2006:195 (wireshark).
Vulnerabilities in the HTTP, LDAP, XOT, WBXML, and MIME Multipart
dissectors were discovered in versions of wireshark less than 0.99.4,
as well as various other bugs.
This updated provides wireshark 0.99.4 which is not vulnerable to these
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:195
Threat Level: High
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