Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Wireshark which could allow remote attackers to cause Denial of Service.
|Package||net-analyzer/wireshark on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 1.12.2|
|Unaffected versions||>= 1.12.2|
Wireshark is a network protocol analyzer formerly known as ethereal.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Wireshark. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker can cause a Denial of Service condition via specially crafted packets.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Wireshark users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-analyzer/wireshark-1.12.2"