wireshark -- SMTP Processing Denial of Service Vulnerability

The remote host is missing an update to the system as announced in the referenced advisory.
Update your system with the appropriate patches or software upgrades. http://secunia.com/advisories/32840/ http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2008-November/065840.html http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/baece347-c489-11dd-a721-0030843d3802.html
The following packages are affected: wireshark wireshark-lite ethereal ethereal-lite tethereal tethereal-lite CVE-2008-5285 Wireshark 1.0.4 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a long SMTP request, which triggers an infinite loop.