openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (wireshark-1229)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Flaws in the AFS dissector allowed attackers to crash wireshark via
specially crafted network traffic (CVE-2009-2562).

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=523718

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: 40843 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2562

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