security update in Fedora 27 for wireshark

Status: stable 2 years ago

Removing dependency on wireshark metapackage from wireshark-cli

Added wireshark-qt to wireshark metapackage

  • New version 2.4.5
  • Contains fixes for CVE-2018-7419, CVE-2018-7418, CVE-2018-7417, CVE-2018-7420, CVE-2018-7320, CVE-2018-7336, CVE-2018-7337, CVE-2018-7334, CVE-2018-7335, CVE-2018-6836, CVE-2018-5335, CVE-2018-5334, CVE-2017-6014, CVE-2017-9616, CVE-2017-9617, CVE-2017-9766

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2018-cdf3f8e8b0

Comments 10

This update has been submitted for testing by mruprich.

This update has obsoleted wireshark-2.4.5-2.fc27, and has inherited its bugs and notes.

mruprich edited this update.

works for me

karma: +1

This update has been pushed to testing.


karma: +1

Works for me

karma: +1

This update has been submitted for batched by bodhi.

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

This update has been pushed to stable.

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stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
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submitted 2 years ago
in testing 2 years ago
in stable 2 years ago
modified 2 years ago

Related Bugs 20

00 #1425376 CVE-2017-6014 wireshark: Memory exhaustion/infinite loop via malformed STANAG 4607 capture file [fedora-all]
00 #1464052 CVE-2017-9616 CVE-2017-9617 CVE-2017-9766 wireshark: various flaws [fedora-all]
00 #1506859 wireshark meta package is missing wireshark-qt dependency
00 #1530895 CVE-2017-17997 wireshark: Misuse of NULL pointer in MRDISC dissector [fedora-all]
00 #1534362 CVE-2018-5334 wireshark: IxVeriWave file parser crash [fedora-all]
00 #1534365 CVE-2018-5335 wireshark: WCP dissector crash [fedora-all]
00 #1542775 wireshark-2.4.5 is available
00 #1543583 CVE-2018-6836 wireshark: free operation on an uninitialized memory address in wiretap/netmon.c [fedora-all]
00 #1548665 wireshark: Partial Fedora build flags injection
00 #1549246 CVE-2018-7335 wireshark: IEEE 802.11 dissector crash in airpdcap.c [fedora-all]
00 #1549256 CVE-2018-7334 wireshark: out of bounds access in UMTS MAC dissector in packet-umts_mac.c [fedora-all]
00 #1549266 CVE-2018-7337 wireshark: DOCSIS dissector crash in packet-docsis.c by injecting a malformed packet [fedora-all]
00 #1549271 CVE-2018-7336 wireshark: FCP dissector crash in packet-fcp.c [fedora-all]
00 #1549278 CVE-2018-7320 wireshark: Heap-based Buffer Overflow in SIGCOMP dissector crash in packet-sigcomp.c [fedora-all]
00 #1549286 CVE-2018-7420 wireshark: Pcapng file parser crash in pcapng.c [fedora-all]
00 #1549302 CVE-2018-7417 wireshark: IPMI dissector crash in packet-ipmi-picmg.c [fedora-all]
00 #1549306 CVE-2018-7418 wireshark: SIGCOMP dissector crash in packet-sigcomp.c [fedora-all]
00 #1549309 CVE-2018-7419 wireshark: NBAP dissector crash in nbap.cnf [fedora-all]
00 #1554818 tshark (wireshark-cli) should be installable without any GUI bits
00 #1555323 WTF is wireshark-qt pulled as dependency

Automated Test Results

Test Cases

00 Test Case Wireshark