Ethereal contains a flaw that may allow a local denial of service. The issue is triggered when creating a malformed color filter file, and will result in loss of availability for the application. No further details have been provided.
Local Access Required
Denial of Service
Loss of Availability
Upgrade to version 0.10.3 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.