Accepted: wireshark 0.99.7-1 (source)

Ubuntu Installer archive at
Fri Jan 4 11:06:45 GMT 2008

 OK: wireshark_0.99.7.orig.tar.gz
 OK: wireshark_0.99.7-1.diff.gz
 OK: wireshark_0.99.7-1.dsc
     -> Component: universe Section: net

Origin: Debian/unstable
Format: 1.7
Date: Fri,  04 Jan 2008 09:59:35 +0000
Source: wireshark
Binary: ethereal, wireshark-dev, ethereal-dev, wireshark, tethereal, wireshark-common, tshark, ethereal-common
Architecture: source
Version: 0.99.7-1
Distribution: hardy
Urgency: high
Maintainer: Frederic Peters <fpeters at>
Changed-By: Michael Bienia <michael at>
 wireshark  - network traffic analyzer
Closes: 412097 453292 454739 454758
 wireshark (0.99.7-1) unstable; urgency=high
   * New upstream release.
     * fixes several security issues:
       * The IPv6 dissector could loop excessively.  (CVE-2007-6439)
       * The USB dissector could loop excessively or crash.  (CVE-2007-6439)
       * The SMB dissector could crash.  (CVE-2007-6438)
       * The RPL dissector could go into an infinite loop.  (CVE-2007-6450)
       * The WiMAX dissector could crash due to unaligned access on some
         platforms.  (CVE-2007-6441)
       * The CIP dissector could attempt to allocate a huge amount of memory
         and crash.  (CVE-2007-6451)
   * debian/patches/04_drop-capabilities.dpatch: disable "drop capabilities"
     patch as Wireshark now has a dumpcap binary that drop capabilities and
     capture network.  This fixes issues of dropping too many capabilities.
     (closes: #453292)
   * debian/control, debian/rules: enabled LUA support.  (closes: #412097)
   * debian/patches/17_clique_rm_support.dpatch: add support for the CliqueRM
     protocol.  (closes: #454739)
   * debian/patches/05_plugin-libdir.dpatch: updated to fix plugin installation.
     (closes: #454758)
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 20cbbee7397119adb91a70781368f393 1081 net optional wireshark_0.99.7-1.dsc
 94fa5f58ccee12c1a298f9e0daca9a94 16723904 net optional wireshark_0.99.7.orig.tar.gz

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