wnpa-sec-2015-40 · Zlib decompression crash
Name: Zlib decompression crash
Date: December 29, 2015
Affected versions: 2.0.0, 1.12.0 to 1.12.8
Fixed versions: 2.0.1, 1.12.9
Wireshark issue 11548.
Dissectors which use zlib decompression could crash.
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 2.0.1, 1.12.9 or later.