USN-429-1: tcpdump vulnerability
6 March 2007
Moritz Jodeit discovered that tcpdump had an overflow in the 802.11
packet parser. Remote attackers could send specially crafted packets,
crashing tcpdump, possibly leading to a denial of service.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system upgrade is sufficient to effect the