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

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 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.

- 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)

- 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.

See also :

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 8659.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69169 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-3556