Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2007-6112 to the following vulnerability:
Buffer overflow in the PPP dissector Wireshark (formerly Ethereal)
0.99.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash)
and possibly execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors.
wireshark-0.99.7-2.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
wireshark-0.99.7-1.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
This issue was addressed in:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux: