LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Wireshark Version 1.4.6 is Available for Download 21-APR-2011

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    • (April 21, 2011) Wireshark version 1.4.6 is available for download. Several known problems have been resolved in this release. See the following details:


    Wireshark might make your system disassociate from a wireless network on OS X 10.4. (Bug 1315)


    Dumpcap might not quit if Wireshark or TShark crashes. (Bug 1419)


    The BER dissector might infinitely loop. (Bug 1516)


    Capture filters aren't applied when capturing from named pipes. (Bug 1814)


    Filtering tshark captures with display filters (-R) no longer works. (Bug 2234)


    The 64-bit Windows installer does not ship with the same libraries as the 32-bit installer. (Bug 3610)


    Hex pane display issue after startup. (Bug 4056)


    Packet list rows are oversized. (Bug 4357)


    Summary pane selected frame highlighting not maintained. (Bug 4445)



    New Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – WIRESHARKv1.4.6


    Changed Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – WIRESHARKv1.4.5 (Added the replacement information.)


    New Patch Downloads

    • wireshark-win32-1.4.6.exe
    • wireshark-win64-1.4.6.exe


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