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Update wireshark to 2.6.6 to address multiple CVEs

Authored by kyrios123 on Jan 9 2019, 12:59 PM.




  • The 6LoWPAN dissector could crash. CVE-2019-5716.
  • The P_MUL dissector could crash. CVE-2019-5717.
  • The RTSE dissector and other dissectors could crash. CVE-2019-5718.
  • The ISAKMP dissector could crash. CVE-2019-5719.

Release notes available here

Signed-off-by: Pierre-Yves <>

Test Plan

Setup wireshark for capturing packages as a normal user

sudo gpasswd -a $USER wireshark
sudo setcap cap_dac_override,cap_net_admin,cap_net_raw+eip /usr/bin/dumpcap

then capture some packets on the LAN

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kyrios123 created this revision.Jan 9 2019, 12:59 PM
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LGTM. Thanks!

This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Jan 9 2019, 6:09 PM
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