Name: ASN.1 BER vulnerability in Wireshark
Date: October 11, 2010
Versions affected: 1.4.0
(ASN.1 BER vulnerability in Wireshark
Wireshark 1.4.1 fixes the following vulnerability:
It may be possible to make Wireshark crash by injecting a series of malformed packets onto the wire or by convincing someone to read a malformed packet trace file.
Upgrade to Wireshark 1.4.1 or later. Due to the nature of these bugs we do not recommend trying to work around the problem by disabling dissectors.