Name: Pcapng file parser crash
Date: October 14, 2015
Affected versions: 1.12.0 to 1.12.7
Fixed versions: 1.12.8
The pcapng file parser could crash while copying an interface filter. Discovered by Dario Lombardo and Anonymous working with HPE's Zero Day Initiative.
It may be possible to make Wireshark crash by injecting a malformed packet onto the wire or by convincing someone to read a malformed packet trace file.
Upgrade to Wireshark 1.12.8 or later.