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Secunia Security Advisory 31257

Secunia Security Advisory 31257
Posted Jul 30, 2008
Authored by Secunia | Site secunia.com

Secunia Security Advisory - rPath has issued an update for tshark and wireshark. This fixes a vulnerability, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).

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Secunia Security Advisory 31257

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TITLE:
rPath update for tshark and wireshark

SECUNIA ADVISORY ID:
SA31257

VERIFY ADVISORY:
http://secunia.com/advisories/31257/

CRITICAL:
Moderately critical

IMPACT:
DoS

WHERE:
>From remote

OPERATING SYSTEM:
rPath Linux 1.x
http://secunia.com/product/10614/

DESCRIPTION:
rPath has issued an update for tshark and wireshark. This fixes a
vulnerability, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a
DoS (Denial of Service).

For more information:
SA31044

SOLUTION:
Update to:
tshark=conary.rpath.com@rpl:1/1.0.2-0.1-1
wireshark=conary.rpath.com@rpl:1/1.0.2-0.1-1

ORIGINAL ADVISORY:
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0237

OTHER REFERENCES:
SA31044:
http://secunia.com/advisories/31044/

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About:
This Advisory was delivered by Secunia as a free service to help
everybody keeping their systems up to date against the latest
vulnerabilities.

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Definitions: (Criticality, Where etc.)
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Please Note:
Secunia recommends that you verify all advisories you receive by
clicking the link.
Secunia NEVER sends attached files with advisories.
Secunia does not advise people to install third party patches, only
use those supplied by the vendor.

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