Name: MAC-LTE and ENTTEC vulnerabilities in Wireshark
Date: January 11, 2011
Versions affected: 1.2.0 up to and including 1.2.13
(MAC-LTE, ENTTEC, and ASN.1 BER vulnerabilities in Wireshark
Wireshark 1.2.14 fixes the following vulnerabilities:
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 1.2.14 or later.
If are running Wireshark 1.2.13 or earlier (including Ethereal) and cannot upgrade, you can work around each of the problems listed above by doing the following: