SUSE update for wireshark

by Carol~ Moderator - 12/10/12 12:05 PM

In Reply to: VULNERABILITIES / FIXES - December 10, 2012 by Carol~ Moderator

Release Date : 2012-12-10

Criticality level : Moderately critical
Impact : DoS
Where : From remote
Solution Status : Vendor Patch

Operating System : openSUSE 12.1
openSUSE 12.2

Description:
SUSE has issued an update for wireshark. This fixes multiple vulnerabilities, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).

Solution:
Apply updated packages via the zypper package manager.

Original Advisory:
openSUSE-SU-2012:1633-1:
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-12/msg00022.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/51513/