[SECURITY] Fedora 12 Update: dsniff-2.4-0.9.b1.fc12

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Fedora Update Notification
2010-04-01 00:19:20

Name        : dsniff
Product     : Fedora 12
Version     : 2.4
Release     : 0.9.b1.fc12
URL         : http://www.monkey.org/~dugsong/dsniff/
Summary     : Tools for network auditing and penetration testing
Description :
A collection of tools for network auditing and penetration testing. Dsniff,
filesnarf, mailsnarf, msgsnarf, urlsnarf and webspy allow to passively monitor
a network for interesting data (passwords, e-mail, files). Arpspoof, dnsspoof
and macof facilitate the interception of network traffic normally unavailable
to an attacker (e.g, due to layer-2 switching). Sshmitm and webmitm implement
active monkey-in-the-middle attacks against redirected SSH and HTTPS sessions
by exploiting weak bindings in ad-hoc PKI.

Update Information:

libnids 1.24 (Mar 14 2010):     - fixed another remotely triggerable NULL
dereference in ip_fragment.c   - unofficial patch that enables tracking of
already established TCP connections   - missing reset of some tcp_* variables
upon nids_exit   - correct calculation of radiotap header   - compilation
warning fixes with newer gcc   - use pcap_get_selectable_fd() instead of
pcap_fileno()      dsniff-2.4-0.9.b1:     - Rebuild against libnids 1.24

* Mon Mar 29 2010 Robert Scheck <robert at fedoraproject.org> 2.4-0.9.b1
- Rebuild against libnids 1.24
* Fri Jan  8 2010 Robert Scheck <robert at fedoraproject.org> 2.4-0.8.b1
- Added build requirement to libXmu-devel for webspy (#553230)

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update dsniff' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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