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|Posted: Sat Oct 31, 2015 5:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201510-04 ] tcpdump
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: tcpdump: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201510-04)
Date: October 31, 2015
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in tcpdump, the worst of
which can allow remote attackers to cause Denial of Service condition or
executive arbitrary code.
tcpdump is a Tool for network monitoring and data acquisition.
Vulnerable: < 4.7.4
Unaffected: >= 4.7.4
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in tcpdump. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process, or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All tcpdump users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-analyzer/tcpdump-4.7.4"