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Download of the Day: Wireshark 1.6.8

Wireshark is the world's foremost network protocol analyzer, and is the de facto standard across man

| Software News | Posted: May 24, 2012 10:26 am

Our Download of the Day is Wireshark 1.6.8.


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Wireshark is the world's foremost network protocol analyzer, and is the de facto standard across many industries and educational institutions.


The full change log for version 1.6.8:


# The following bugs have been fixed:


* User-Password - PAP decoding passwords longer than 16 bytes.

* The MSISDN is not seen correctly in GTP packet.

* Wireshark doesn't calculate the right IPv4 destination using source routing options when bad options precede them.

* BOOTP dissector issue with DHCP option 82 - suboption 9.

* MPLS dissector in 1.6.7 and 1.7.1 misdecodes some MPLS CW packets.

* ANSI MAP infinite loop.

* HCIEVT infinite loop.

* Wireshark doesn't decode NFSv4.1 operations.

* LTP infinite loop.

* Wrong values in DNS CERT RR.

* Megaco parser problem with LF in header.

* OPC UA bytestring node id decoding is wrong.


# Updated Protocol Support


* ANSI MAP, ASF, BACapp, Bluetooth HCI, DHCP, DIAMETER, DNS, GTP, IEEE 802.11, IEEE 802.3, IPv4, LTP, Megaco, MPLS, NFS, OPC UA, RADIUS


# New and Updated Capture File Support


* 5View, CSIDS, pcap, pcap-ng


You can download Wireshark 1.6.8 here.

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