Wireshark 1.8.x < 1.8.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by
multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The installed version of Wireshark is 1.8.x before 1.8.2. This
version is affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- The 'DCP ETSI' dissector and 'pcap-ng' parser can
attempt a divide by zero operation leading to an
application crash. (CVE-2012-4285, CVE-2012-4286)

- The 'MongoDB', 'XTP', 'AFP', and 'CTDB' dissectors can
be caused to large or infinite loops. (CVE-2012-4287,
CVE-2012-4288, CVE-2012-4289, CVE-2012-4290)

- The 'CIP' dissector can be caused to exhaust system
memory. (CVE-2012-4291)

- The 'STUN' dissector can be caused to crash.
(CVE-2012-4292)

- The 'EtherCAT Mailbox' dissector can be caused to
abort. (CVE-2012-4293)

- A buffer overflow exists related to the 'ERF', 'RTPS2'
and 'GSM RLC MAC' dissectors. (CVE-2012-4294,
CVE-2012-4295, CVE-2012-4296, CVE-2012-4297)

- A file parsing error related to 'Ixia IxVeriWave'
processing can allow a buffer overflow. (CVE-2012-4298)

See also :

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-13.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-14.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-15.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-16.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-17.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-18.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-19.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-20.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-21.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-22.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-23.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-24.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-25.html
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.2.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Wireshark version 1.8.2 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

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