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authorGerald Combs <gerald@wireshark.org>2006-05-01 19:21:00 +0000
committerGerald Combs <gerald@wireshark.org>2006-05-01 19:21:00 +0000
commit08dea4588e0a6b245d7ff75a2297226571559480 (patch)
treedb0a1439609b770ea6b2d9c004411b21758e6650
parent30820fa73e95b99de09b9c954df42cd9849d32c9 (diff)
Bump the version number to 1.1. Clean up the release notes.
svn path=/trunk/; revision=18062
-rw-r--r--config.nmake4
-rw-r--r--configure.in2
-rw-r--r--docbook/release-notes.xml328
3 files changed, 14 insertions, 320 deletions
diff --git a/config.nmake b/config.nmake
index 077720d96b..b02347ec71 100644
--- a/config.nmake
+++ b/config.nmake
@@ -5,8 +5,8 @@
# The current Ethereal version
# VERSION_EXTRA can be used for custom builds, e.g. "-SVN-12345"
-VERSION_MAJOR=0
-VERSION_MINOR=99
+VERSION_MAJOR=1
+VERSION_MINOR=1
VERSION_MICRO=0
VERSION_EXTRA=
VERSION=$(VERSION_MAJOR).$(VERSION_MINOR).$(VERSION_MICRO)$(VERSION_EXTRA)
diff --git a/configure.in b/configure.in
index 1e493849e4..3ccd64dd9e 100644
--- a/configure.in
+++ b/configure.in
@@ -8,7 +8,7 @@ dnl Check for CPU / vendor / OS
AC_CANONICAL_HOST
AC_CANONICAL_TARGET
-AM_INIT_AUTOMAKE(ethereal, 0.99.0)
+AM_INIT_AUTOMAKE(ethereal, 1.1.0)
AM_DISABLE_STATIC
diff --git a/docbook/release-notes.xml b/docbook/release-notes.xml
index b709f907f4..ea223a7dd1 100644
--- a/docbook/release-notes.xml
+++ b/docbook/release-notes.xml
@@ -29,69 +29,16 @@ Ethereal Info
<section id="WhatsNew"><title>What's New</title>
<section><title>Bug Fixes</title>
<para>
- Many security vulnerabilities have been fixed since the
- previous release. See the
- <ulink url="http://www.ethereal.com/appnotes/enpa-sa-00022.html">application
- advisory</ulink> for more details.
- <itemizedlist>
-
- <listitem><para>
- The H.248 dissector could crash.
- <!-- Fixed in r16967, r17015 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: 651 -->
- Versions affected: 0.10.14.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <listitem><para>
- The UMA dissector could go into an infinite loop.
- <!-- Fixed in r17119, r17273 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: 716 -->
- Versions affected: 0.10.12.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <!-- Canary bugs found after r17235 -->
-
- <listitem><para>
- The X.509if dissector could crash.
- <!-- Fixed in r16995, r17337 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- Versions affected: 0.10.14.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <listitem><para>
- The SRVLOC dissector could crash.
- <!-- Fixed in r17001 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- Versions affected: 0.10.0.
- </para></listitem>
- <listitem><para>
- The H.245 dissector could crash.
- <!-- Fixed in r17022 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: 667 -->
- Versions affected: 0.10.13.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <listitem><para>
- Ethereal's OID printing routine was susceptible to an
- off-by-one error.
- <!-- Fixed in r17048 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: 698 -->
- Versions affected: 0.10.14.
- </para></listitem>
+ The following vulnerabilities have been fixed:
- <listitem><para>
- The COPS dissector could overflow a buffer.
- <!-- Fixed in r17051 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- Versions affected: 0.9.15.
- </para></listitem>
+ <itemizedlist>
<listitem><para>
- The ALCAP dissector could overflow a buffer.
- <!-- Fixed in r17495 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: 794 -->
- Versions affected: 0.10.14.
+ The XXXXXX dissector could crash.
+ <!-- Fixed in r#####, r##### -->
+ <!-- Bug IDs: ### -->
+ Versions affected: 0.99.0.
</para></listitem>
</itemizedlist>
@@ -103,230 +50,20 @@ Ethereal Info
a number of vulnerabilities in Ethereal:
<itemizedlist>
- <!-- CID 1 - 30: DEADCODE -->
- <!-- CID 31: Post-0.10.14 -->
-
- <listitem><para>
- The statistics counter could crash Ethereal.
- <!-- Fixed in r17497 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 32 -->
- Versions affected: 0.10.10.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <listitem><para>
- Ethereal could crash while reading a malformed Sniffer capture.
- <!-- Fixed in r17556 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 33 -->
- Versions affected: 0.8.12.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <listitem><para>
- An invalid display filter could crash Ethereal.
- <!-- Fixed in r17555 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 34 -->
- Versions affected: 0.9.16.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <listitem><para>
- The general packet dissector could crash Ethereal.
- <!-- Fixed in r17494 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 35 -->
- Versions affected: 0.10.9.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <!-- CID 36 - 38: Bogus -->
-
- <listitem><para>
- The AIM dissector could crash Ethereal.
- <!-- Fixed in r17512 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 39 -->
- Versions affected: 0.10.7.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <listitem><para>
- The RPC dissector could crash Ethereal.
- <!-- Fixed in r17546 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 40 -->
- Versions affected: 0.9.8.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <listitem><para>
- The DCERPC dissector could crash Ethereal.
- <!-- Fixed in r17657 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 41 -->
- Versions affected: 0.9.16.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <listitem><para>
- The ASN.1 dissector could crash Ethereal.
- <!-- Fixed in r17548, r17710, r17736, r17770 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 42, 43, 146 -->
- Versions affected: 0.9.8.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <listitem><para>
- The SMB PIPE dissector could crash Ethereal.
- <!-- Fixed in r17509, r17523, r17621, r17708 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 44, 46, 47, 48 -->
- Versions affected: 0.8.20.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <!-- CID 45: Bogus -->
- <!-- CID 46 - 48: See CID 44 -->
- <!-- CID 49: Bogus -->
- <!-- CID 50 - 62: Not security-related -->
- <!-- CID 63 - 66: Bogus -->
-
- <listitem><para>
- The BER dissector could loop excessively.
- <!-- Fixed in r17498, r17625 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 67, 68, 136 -->
- Versions affected: 0.10.4.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <!-- CID 69 - 72: Bogus -->
-
- <listitem><para>
- The SNDCP dissector could abort.
- <!-- Fixed in r17518 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 73 -->
- Versions affected: 0.10.4.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <!-- CID 74 - 78: Bogus -->
- <!-- CID 79: Lemon is a build-time tool -->
- <!-- CID 80: Bogus -->
- <!-- CID 81: Post-0.10.14 -->
-
- <listitem><para>
- The Network Instruments file code could overrun a buffer.
- <!-- Fixed in r17520 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 82 -->
- Versions affected: 0.10.0.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <listitem><para>
- The NetXray/Windows Sniffer file code could overrun a buffer.
- <!-- Fixed in r17580 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 83 -->
- Versions affected: 0.10.13.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <!-- CID 83 - 103: Bogus -->
+ <!-- CID 1 - 149: Fixed for 0.99.0 -->
+ <!-- CID 150: Post-0.99.0 -->
<listitem><para>
- The GSM SMS dissector could crash Ethereal.
- <!-- Fixed in r17506 -->
+ XXXX feature could crash Ethereal.
+ <!-- Fixed in r##### -->
<!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 104 -->
+ <!-- Coverity CID ### -->
Versions affected: 0.9.16.
</para></listitem>
- <listitem><para>
- The ALCAP dissector could overrun a buffer.
- <!-- Fixed in r17724 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 105 -->
- Versions affected: 0.10.14.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <listitem><para>
- The telnet dissector could overrun a buffer.
- <!-- Fixed in r17487 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 106 -->
- Versions affected: 0.8.5.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <!-- CID 107: See CID 79 -->
- <!-- CID 108: Not security-related -->
-
- <listitem><para>
- ASN.1-based dissectors could crash Ethereal.
- <!-- Fixed in r17489 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 109 -->
- Versions affected: 0.9.10.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <!-- CID 110: Not security-related -->
- <!-- CID 111: Bogus -->
- <!-- CID 112: Not security-related -->
-
- <listitem><para>
- The H.248 dissector could crash Ethereal.
- <!-- Fixed in r17571 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 113,114 -->
- Versions affected: 0.10.11.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <!-- CID 115, 116: See CID 79 -->
- <!-- CID 117: Bogus -->
- <!-- CID 118 - 119: Not security-related -->
- <!-- CID 120 - 121: Bogus -->
- <!-- CID 122 - 126: Not security-related -->
- <!-- CID 127: Bogus -->
-
- <listitem><para>
- The DCERPC NT dissector could crash Ethereal.
- <!-- Fixed in r17511 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 128 -->
- Versions affected: 0.9.14.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <!-- CID 129: Bogus -->
- <!-- CID 130 - 134: Not security-related -->
-
- <listitem><para>
- The PER dissector could crash Ethereal.
- <!-- Fixed in r17511 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: None -->
- <!-- Coverity CID 135 -->
- Versions affected: 0.9.14.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <!-- CID 136: See CID 67 -->
- <!-- CID 137 - 139: Not security-releated -->
- <!-- CID 140 - 141: Bogus -->
- <!-- CID 142: Not security-releated -->
- <!-- CID 143 - 144: See CID 79 -->
- <!-- CID 144: Lemon is a build-time tool -->
- <!-- CID 145: Post-0.10.14 -->
- <!-- CID 146: See CID 42 -->
- <!-- CID 147 - 148: Post-0.10.14 -->
- <!-- CID 149: DEADCODE -->
-
</itemizedlist>
</para>
- <para>
- Win32: Unicode characters in the users profile path causes problems
- reading/writing the preferences (and alike) files.
- <!-- Fixed in r17024,r17025 -->
- <!-- Bug IDs: 648 -->
- Versions affected: 0.10.14.
- </para>
-
- <para>
- The Coverity audit turned up several UI-related bugs that could
- make Ethereal crash.
- </para>
-
</section>
<section><title>New and Updated Features</title>
@@ -336,49 +73,6 @@ Ethereal Info
<itemizedlist>
<listitem><para>
- The new command line tool <command>dumpcap</command> makes it
- possible to capture network data without the drawbacks of (t)ethereal
- (memory usage, security problems, ...) while keeping the benefit of
- advanced techniques like multiple (ringbuffer) files and alike.
- </para>
- <para>
- The manpage of <command>dumpcap</command> in HTML format is available
- at: <ulink url="http://www.ethereal.com/docs/"/>
- </para></listitem>
-
- <listitem><para>
- Win32: Catch hardware exceptions caused by buggy dissectors.
- If e.g. a NULL pointer exceptions occurs, Ethereal won't crash now
- but displays the exception and tries to continue decoding packets.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <listitem><para>
- The Windows version of Ethereal now uses native open and save
- file dialogs.
- </para>
- <para>
- In related news, Ethereal now runs as a full-fledged Unicode
- application under Windows.
- </para></listitem>
-
- <listitem><para>
- Recent versions of Ethereal were flagging packets with an
- incorrect TCP checksum as malformed. False positives were
- being triggered on systems that use TCP checksum offloading.
- We now check to see if the checksum is <emphasis>not</emphasis>
- 0x0000 before flagging the packet as malformed.
-
- <note><title>Please Note</title>
- <para>
- If your system uses TCP checksum offloading <emphasis>and</emphasis>
- Ethereal still shows bad checksums for outgoing TCP packets
- <emphasis>and</emphasis> the checksums for outgoing TCP packets
- are <emphasis>not</emphasis> 0x0000, this could mean that your
- operating system is exposing kernel memory unneccessarily. If
- this is the case, you should report the problem to your OS
- vendor.
- </para>
- </note>
</para></listitem>
</itemizedlist>