FreeBSD : ethereal -- multiple protocol dissectors vulnerabilities (cb470368-94d2-11d9-a9e0-0001020eed82)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

An Ethreal Security Advisories reports :

Issues have been discovered in the following protocol dissectors :

- Matevz Pustisek discovered a buffer overflow in the Etheric
dissector. CVE: CAN-2005-0704

- The GPRS-LLC dissector could crash if the 'ignore cipher bit' option
was enabled. CVE: CAN-2005-0705

- Diego Giago discovered a buffer overflow in the 3GPP2 A11 dissector.
This flaw was later reported by Leon Juranic. CVE: CAN-2005-0699

- Leon Juranic discovered a buffer overflow in the IAPP dissector.
CVE: CAN-2005-0739

- A bug in the JXTA dissector could make Ethereal crash.

- A bug in the sFlow dissector could make Ethereal crash.

See also :

http://ethereal.archive.sunet.se/appnotes/enpa-sa-00018.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?72e530ce

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19120 (freebsd_pkg_cb47036894d211d9a9e00001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 12759

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0699
CVE-2005-0704
CVE-2005-0705
CVE-2005-0739

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