Version History of Wireshark 1.6.15 (x64)

Bug Fixes

  • The following vulnerability has been fixed.
  • wnpa-sec-2013-25
  • The ASN.1 BER dissector could crash. (Bug 8599)
  • Versions affected: 1.8.0 to 1.8.6, 1.6.0 to 1.6.14.
  • The following bugs have been fixed:
  • SNMP dissector bug: STATUS_INTEGER_DIVIDE_BY_ZERO. (Bug 7359)
  • A console window is never opened. (Bug 7755)
  • dissect_rpc_array causes assertion fault when array is empty. (Bug 8145)
  • Decoding of GSM MAP E164 Digits. (Bug 8450)
  • Cannot read content of Ran Information Application Error Rim Container. (Bug 8559)
  • "ACE4_ADD_FILE/ACE4_ADD_SUBDIRECTORY" should be "ACE4_APPEND_DATA / ACE4_ADD_SUBDIRECTORY". (Bug 8575)
  • Wireshark Dissector bug with HSRP Version 2. (Bug 8622)
  • LISP control packet incorrectly identified as LISP data based when UDP source port is 4341. (Bug 8627)
  • Bad TCP checksum not detected. (Bug 8629)
  • AMR Frame Type uses wrong Value String. (Bug 8681)

New and Updated Features

  • There are no new features in this release.

New Protocol Support

  • There are no new protocols in this release.

Updated Protocol Support

  • AMR, ASN.1 BER, BAT, BSSGP, DTLS, E.164, GSM MAP, HSRP, LISP, NFS, RPC, SASP, SIP, SNMP, SSL/TLS, TCP

New and Updated Capture File Support

  • Netscreen.

Getting Wireshark

  • Wireshark source code and installation packages are available from http://www.wireshark.org/download.html.

Vendor-supplied Packages

  • Most Linux and Unix vendors supply their own Wireshark packages. You can usually install or upgrade Wireshark using the package management system specific to that platform. A list of third-party packages can be found on the download page on the Wireshark web site.

File Locations

  • Wireshark and TShark look in several different locations for preference files, plugins, SNMP MIBS, and RADIUS dictionaries. These locations vary from platform to platform. You can use About→Folders to find the default locations on your system.

Known Problems

  • 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 libsmi. (Win64 development page)
  • "Closing File!" Dialog Hangs. (Bug 3046)
  • Application crash when changing real-time option. (Bug 4035)
  • Hex pane display issue after startup. (Bug 4056)
  • Packet list rows are oversized. (Bug 4357)
  • Summary pane selected frame highlighting not maintained. (Bug 4445)
  • Wireshark and TShark will display incorrect delta times when displayed as a custom column. (Bug 4985)

Getting Help

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  • Official Wireshark training and certification are available from Wireshark University.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • A complete FAQ is available on the Wireshark web site.