Software update: Wireshark 2.6.6

Jan

9

2019

Version 2.6.6 of the open source protocol analyzer and packet multiplier Wireshark has been released. With this program, various data packets and network protocols can be analyzed on the network. The program can also use previously stored data traffic as input. Wireshark is suitable for Windows, Linux and macOS, with separate downloads for 32bit and 64bit versions of the operating systems. In this edition the following changes and improvements have been made:

What’s New
The Windows installers now ship with Qt 5.9.7. Previously they shipped with Qt 5.9.5.
The following vulnerabilities have been fixed:
wnpa-sec-2019-01 The 6LoWPAN dissector could crash. Bug 15217 . CVE-2019-5716 .
wnpa-sec-2019-02 The P_MUL dissector could crash. Bug 15337 . CVE-2019-5717 .
wnpa-sec-2019-03 The RTSE dissector and other dissectors could crash. Bug 15373 . CVE-2019-5718 .
wnpa-sec-2019-04 The ISAKMP dissector could crash. Bug 15374 . CVE-2019-5719 .
The following bugs have been fixed:
console.lua not found in a folder with non-ASCII characters in its name. Bug 15118 .
Disabling Update list of packets in real time. will generally trigger crash after three start capture, stop capture cycles. Bug 15263 .
UDP Multicast Stream double counts. Bug 15271 .
text2pcap et al. snaplength to 64kiB-1 set, while processing frames or 256kiB. Bug 15292 .
Builds without libpcap fail if the libpcap headers are not installed. Bug 15317 .
TCAP AnalogRedirectRecord parameter incorrectly coded as mandatory in QualReq_rr message. Bug 15350 .
macOS DMG appears to have duplicate files. Bug 15361 .
Wireshark jumps behind other windows when opening UAT dialogs. Bug 15366 .
Pathnames containing non-ASCII characters are mangled in error dialogs on Windows. Bug 15367 .
Executing -z http,stat -r file.pcapng throws a segmentation fault. Bug 15369 .
IS-41 TCAP RegistrationNotification Invoke has borderCellAccess parameter coded as tag 50 (as denyAccess) but should be 58. Bug 15372 .
In DNS statistics, response times> 1 sec not included. Bug 15382 .
GTPv2 APN dissect problem. Bug 15383 .
Updated Protocol Support
6LoWPAN
ANSI MAP
DNP3
DNS
GSM A
GTP
GTPv2
IMF
ISAKMP
ISObus VT
Kerberos
P_MUL
RTSE
S7COMM
TCAP
Major API Changes
Lua: on Windows, file-related functions such as UTF-8 instead of the local code page. This is consistent with Linux and macOS and has compatibility on non-English systems. ( Bug 15118 )
The following downloads are available:
* Wireshark 2.6.6 for Windows (32bit)
* Wireshark 2.6.6 for Windows (64bit)
* Wireshark 2.6.6 for PortableApps
* Wireshark 2.6.6 for macOS 10.6 and higher (64bit)
* Wireshark 2.6.6 source code for Linux, Solaris and * BSD, among others

Wireshark screenshot (620 pix)
Version number 2.6.6
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Linux, BSD, macOS, Solaris, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows Server 2016
Website
Wireshark Foundation
Download
https://www.wireshark.org/download.html
License type GPL

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