SuSE 11 Security Update : wireshark (SAT Patch Number 1606)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

Version upgrade of wireshark fix multiple vulnerabilities :

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

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

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

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

- Fix for an integer overflow in wiretap/erf.c that
allowed remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a
crafted ERF file. (CVE-2009-3829). (CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 (HIGH))

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=550320
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=553215
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
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3829.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 1606.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 43085 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2560
CVE-2009-3549
CVE-2009-3550
CVE-2009-3551
CVE-2009-3829

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