SUSE SLES11 Security Update : wireshark (SUSE-SU-2017:2032-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This wireshark update to version 2.2.8 fixes the following issues:
Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2017-11411: The openSAFETY dissectorcould crash or
exhaust system memory because of missing length
validation. (bsc#1049621)

- CVE-2017-11410: The WBXML dissector could go into an
infinite loop. (bsc#1049255)

- CVE-2017-11408: The AMQP dissector could crash.
(bsc#1049255)

- CVE-2017-11407: The MQ dissector could crash.
(bsc#1049255)

- CVE-2017-11406: The DOCSIS dissector could go into an
infinite loop. (bsc#1049255)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1049255
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1049621
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-11406.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-11407.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-11408.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-11410.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-11411.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?5069cb8f

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t
patch sdksp4-wireshark-13225=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
slessp4-wireshark-13225=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
dbgsp4-wireshark-13225=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102189 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-11406
CVE-2017-11407
CVE-2017-11408
CVE-2017-11410
CVE-2017-11411

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