Fedora 10 : wireshark-1.2.1-1.fc10 (2009-7998)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Rebased to 1.2.x, fixing several security flaws, see the security
advisory for details:
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-04.html

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 :

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-04.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=512953
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=512987
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=512992
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=513008
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=513033
http://www.nessus.org/u?22a35dc4

Solution :

Update the affected wireshark package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 43015 (fedora_2009-7998.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34291
34457
35748
36846

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2559
CVE-2009-2560
CVE-2009-2561
CVE-2009-2562
CVE-2009-2563

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