Version History of Wireshark 1.6.3

Bug Fixes

The following vulnerabilities have been fixed.

  • wnpa-sec-2011-17

The CSN.1 dissector could crash. (Bug 6351)

Versions affected: 1.6.0 to 1.6.2.

  • wnpa-sec-2011-18

Huzaifa Sidhpurwala of Red Hat Security Response Team discovered that the Infiniband dissector could dereference a NULL pointer. (Bug 6476)

Versions affected: 1.4.0 to 1.4.9, 1.6.0 to 1.6.2.

  • wnpa-sec-2011-19

Huzaifa Sidhpurwala of Red Hat Security Response Team discovered a buffer overflow in the ERF file reader. (Bug 6479)

Versions affected: 1.4.0 to 1.4.9, 1.6.0 to 1.6.2.

The following bugs have been fixed:

  • Assertion failed when doing File->Quit->Save during live capture. (Bug 1710)
  • Wrong PCEP XRO sub-object decoding. (Bug 3778)
  • Wireshark window takes very long time to show up if invalid network file path is at recent file list (Bug 3810)
  • Decoding [Status Records] Timestamp Sequence Field in Bundle Protocol fails if over 32 bits. (Bug 4109)
  • ISUP party number dissection. (Bug 5221)
  • wireshark-1.4.2 crashes when testing the example python dissector because of a dissector count assertion. (Bug 5431)
  • Ethernet packets with both VLAN tag and LLC header no longer displayed correctly. (Bug 5645)
  • SLL encapsuled 802.1Q VLAN is not dissected. (Bug 5680)
  • Wireshark crashes when attempting to open a file via drag & drop when there's already a file open. (Bug 5987)
  • Adding and removing custom HTTP headers requires a restart. (Bug 6241)
  • Can't read full 64-bit SNMP values. (Bug 6295)
  • Dissection fails for frames with Gigamon Header and VLAN. (Bug 6305)
  • RTP Stream Analysis does not work for TURN-encapsulated RTP. (Bug 6322)
  • packet-csn1.c doesn't process CSN_CHOICE entries properly. (Bug 6328)
  • BACnet property time-synchronization-interval (204) name shown incorrectly as time-synchronization-recipients. (Bug 6336)
  • GUI crash on invalid IEEE 802.11 GAS frame. (Bug 6345)
  • [ASN.1 PER] Incorrect decoding of BIT STRING type. (Bug 6347)
  • ICMPv6 router advertisement Prefix Information Flag R "Router Address" missing. (Bug 6350)
  • Export -> Object -> HTTP -> save all: Error on saving files. (Bug 6362)
  • Inner tag of 802.1ad frames not parsed properly. (Bug 6366)
  • Added cursor type decoding to MySQL dissector. (Bug 6396)
  • Incorrect identification of UDP-encapsulated NAT-keepalive packets. (Bug 6414)
  • WPA IE pairwise cipher suite dissector uses incorrect value_string list. (Bug 6420)
  • S1AP protocol can't decode IPv6 transportLayerAddress. (Bug 6435)
  • RTPS2 dissector doesn't handle 0 in the octestToNextHeader field. (Bug 6449)
  • packet-ajp13 fix, cleanup, and enhancement. (Bug 6452)
  • Network Instruments Observer file format bugs. (Bug 6453)
  • Wireshark crashes when using "Open Recent" 2 times in a row. (Bug 6457)
  • Wireshark packet_gsm-sms, display bug: Filler bits in TP-User Data Header. (Bug 6469)
  • wireshark unable to decode NetFlow options which have system scope size != 4 bytes. (Bug 6471)
  • Display filter Expression Dialog Box Error. (Bug 6472)
  • text_import_scanner.l missing. (Bug 6531)

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

  • AJP13, ASN.1 PER, BACnet, CSN.1, DTN, Ethernet, ICMPv6, IEEE 802.11, IEEE 802.1q, Infiniband, IPsec, MySQL, PCEP, PN-RT, RTP, S1AP, SSL

New and Updated Capture File Support

  • Endace ERF.