Wireshark 2.6.5 Released with Many Vulnerabilities / Bugs Fixed

The popular network packet analyzer Wireshark released version 2.6.5 yesterday afternoon with numerous bug-fixes. Following vulnerabilities, bugs has been fixed in Wireshark 2.6.5: The Wireshark dissection engine could crash. The DCOM dissector could crash. The LBMPDM dissector could crash. The MMSE dissector could go into an infinite loop. The IxVeriWave file parser could crash. The… Continue reading Wireshark 2.6.5 Released with Many Vulnerabilities / Bugs Fixed

Network Analyzer Wireshark 2.6.3 Released with Various Bug Fixes

The open-source network packet analyzer Wireshark 2.6.3 was released a few days ago with various bug-fixes and updated protocol support. Wireshark 2.6.3 fixed following bugs: Bluetooth AVDTP dissector crash. Bluetooth Attribute Protocol dissector crash. Radiotap dissector crash. Wireshark Hangs on startup initializing external capture plugins. Qt: SCTP Analyse Association Dialog: Segmentation fault when clicking twice… Continue reading Network Analyzer Wireshark 2.6.3 Released with Various Bug Fixes

Wireshark 2.6 Available to Install in Ubuntu 18.04, 16.04 via PPA

Wireshark network packet analyzer 2.6 stable series now is available to install in all current Ubuntu releases via the stable PPA. Wireshark 2.6 was released 3 months ago in Apirl. It mainly features: Support for HTTP Request sequences Support for MaxMind DB files. Support for GeoIP and GeoLite Legacy databases has been removed. The Windows… Continue reading Wireshark 2.6 Available to Install in Ubuntu 18.04, 16.04 via PPA

Wireshark 2.4.5 Released with Lots of Vulnerabilities Fixed

Wireshark network analyzer reached 2.4.5 release a few days ago. Lots of vulnerabilities and bugs has been fixed in the release. Wireshark 2.4.5 has fixed following issues: The IEEE 802.11 dissector could crash. Multiple dissectors could go into large infinite loops. The UMTS MAC dissector could crash. The DOCSIS dissector could crash. The FCP dissector… Continue reading Wireshark 2.4.5 Released with Lots of Vulnerabilities Fixed

How to Install Wireshark 2.4.4 in Ubuntu 17.10, 16.04

Wireshark network analyzer 2.4.4 was released a week ago. Now it’s finally available in PPA repository for Ubuntu 14.04, Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 17.10. Wireshark 2.4.4 is a small release with mainly bug-fixes and updated protocol support. Bug-fixes in the release include: Multiple dissectors could crash. The IxVeriWave file parser could crash. The WCP dissector could… Continue reading How to Install Wireshark 2.4.4 in Ubuntu 17.10, 16.04