openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (wireshark-388)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Specially crafted packets could make the SMTP and WLCCP dissectory run
into an infinite loop (CVE-2008-5285)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=457525

Solution :

Update the affected wireshark packages.

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: 40320 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5285

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