SuSE 11.1 Security Update : wireshark (SAT Patch Number 5281)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of wireshark fixes the following vulnerabilities :

- Wireshark IKE dissector vulnerability. (CVE-2011-3266)

- Wireshark Lua script execution vulnerability.
(CVE-2011-3360)

- Wireshark buffer exception handling vulnerability.
(CVE-2011-3483)

- Lucent/Ascend file parser susceptible to infinite loop.
(CVE-2011-2597)

- ANSI MAP dissector susceptible to infinite loop.
(CVE-2011-2698)

- Large/infinite loop in the DICOM dissector.
(CVE-2011-1957)

- A corrupted snoop file could crash Wireshark.
(CVE-2011-1959)

- Malformed compressed capture data could crash Wireshark.
(CVE-2011-2174)

- A corrupted Visual Networks file could crash Wireshark.
(CVE-2011-2175)

- dereferene a NULL pointer if we had a corrupted Diameter
dictionary. (CVE-2011-1958)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=697516
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=706728
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=718032
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-1957.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-1958.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-1959.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2174.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2175.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2597.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2698.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-3266.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-3360.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-3483.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 5281.

Risk factor :

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

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