Name: Lucent/Ascend file parser vulnerability in Wireshark
Date: May 31, 2011
Versions affected: 1.2.0 up to and including 1.2.17
Wireshark 1.2.18 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 1.2.18 or later. It is not possible to work around this bug.