SuSE 10 Security Update : wireshark (ZYPP Patch Number 8659)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This wireshark version update to 1.6.16 includes several security and
general bug fixes.

http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.6.16.html

- The CAPWAP dissector could crash. Discovered by Laurent
Butti. (CVE-2013-4074)

- The HTTP dissector could overrun the stack. Discovered
by David Keeler. (CVE-2013-4081)

- The DCP ETSI dissector could crash. (CVE-2013-4083)
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.6.15.
html

- The ASN.1 BER dissector could crash. ( CVE-2013-3556 /
CVE-2013-3557 ) The releases also fix various
non-security issues.

Additionally, a crash in processing SCTP filters has been fixed.
(bug#816887)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3556.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3557.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4074.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4081.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4083.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 8659.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69169 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-3556
CVE-2013-3557
CVE-2013-4074
CVE-2013-4081
CVE-2013-4083