This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
Multiple vulnerabilities was found and corrected in Wireshark :
The DCP ETSI dissector could trigger a zero division (CVE-2012-4285).
The MongoDB dissector could go into a large loop (CVE-2012-4287).
The XTP dissector could go into an infinite loop (CVE-2012-4288).
The AFP dissector could go into a large loop (CVE-2012-4289).
The RTPS2 dissector could overflow a buffer (CVE-2012-4296).
The GSM RLC MAC dissector could overflow a buffer (CVE-2012-4297).
The CIP dissector could exhaust system memory (CVE-2012-4291).
The STUN dissector could crash (CVE-2012-4292).
The EtherCAT Mailbox dissector could abort (CVE-2012-4293).
The CTDB dissector could go into a large loop (CVE-2012-4290).
This advisory provides the latest version of Wireshark (1.6.10) which
is not vulnerable to these issues.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 8.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.2
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 61982 ()
Bugtraq ID: 55035
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