SuSE9 Security Update : ethereal (YOU Patch Number 12530)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This is an update of wireshark to fix multiple vulnerabilities :

- CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) The Paltalk dissector
could crash on alignment-sensitive processors.
(CVE-2009-3549)

- CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) The DCERPC/NT dissector
could crash. (CVE-2009-3550)

- CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) The SMB dissector could
crash. (CVE-2009-3551)

- CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) The RADIUS dissector
could crash. (CVE-2009-2560)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-2560.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3549.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3550.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3551.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 12530.

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: 42947 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2560
CVE-2009-3549
CVE-2009-3550
CVE-2009-3551

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