Fortinet Discovers Vulnerability in Wireshark
Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs has discovered a denial of service vulnerability in Wireshark.
SolutionsFortiGuard Labs released the following FortiGate IPS signature which covers this specific vulnerability:
Released Mar 14, 2011
Users should upgrade their Wireshark to the latest version.
Wireshark will crash or consume excessive resources when it parses a pcap/cap file containing malformed LDAP packets or sniffs malformed LDAP packets on a network.
Xiaopeng Zhang of Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs