Fedora 7 : wireshark-1.0.0-1.fc7 (2008-2941)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Upgrade to 1.0.0 fixes several security flaws (wireshark crashes, see
BZ references).

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

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=435481
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=435482
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=435483
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=439943
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=440014
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=440015
http://www.nessus.org/u?dbc127b8

Solution :

Update the affected wireshark package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31817 (fedora_2008-2941.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 28025
28485

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1070
CVE-2008-1071
CVE-2008-1072
CVE-2008-1561
CVE-2008-1562
CVE-2008-1563

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