ALAS-2015-580


Amazon Linux AMI Security Advisory: ALAS-2015-580
Advisory Release Date: 2015-08-17 12:29 Pacific
Severity: Medium

Issue Overview:

Several denial of service flaws were found in Wireshark. Wireshark could crash or stop responding if it read a malformed packet off a network, or opened a malicious dump file. (CVE-2014-8714 , CVE-2014-8712 , CVE-2014-8713 , CVE-2014-8711 , CVE-2014-8710 , CVE-2015-0562 , CVE-2015-0564 , CVE-2015-2189 , CVE-2015-2191 )


Affected Packages:

wireshark


Issue Correction:
Run yum update wireshark to update your system.

New Packages:
i686:
    wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-17.19.amzn1.i686
    wireshark-1.8.10-17.19.amzn1.i686
    wireshark-devel-1.8.10-17.19.amzn1.i686

src:
    wireshark-1.8.10-17.19.amzn1.src

x86_64:
    wireshark-debuginfo-1.8.10-17.19.amzn1.x86_64
    wireshark-1.8.10-17.19.amzn1.x86_64
    wireshark-devel-1.8.10-17.19.amzn1.x86_64