LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: A new Version of Wireshark is Available 01-SEP-2010

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    LANDesk Security and Patch News



    • (September 01, 2010) A security update for the network sniffer product Wireshark has been released. Wireshark 1.4.0 is available and fixes the following vulnerabilities:

    - Update time display in background. (Bug 1275)

    - Wireshark is unresponsive when capturing from named pipes on Windows. (Bug 1759)

    - Tshark returns 0 even with an invalid interface or capture filter. (Bug 4735)

    • Please visit the following page for more details:



    New Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – WIRESHARKv1.4.0


    Changed Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – WIRESHARKv1.2.10

      (Added the replacement information.)



    New Patch Downloads

    • wireshark-win32-1.4.0._06kma.exe
    • wireshark-win64-1.4.0.-6zaoa.exe


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