SuSE 11 Security Update : ethereal and wireshark (SAT Patch Number 1231)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 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 :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 1231.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41385 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2562

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