Fedora 13 : wireshark-1.2.17-1.fc13 (2011-7858)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Upgrade to latest release, fixing few security bugs. See
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.2.17.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/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.2.17.html.
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=710021
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=710039
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=710097
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=710109
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=710184
http://www.nessus.org/u?da61cf7c

Solution :

Update the affected wireshark package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55152 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1957
CVE-2011-1958
CVE-2011-1959
CVE-2011-2174
CVE-2011-2175

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