SuSE 10 Security Update : wireshark (ZYPP Patch Number 8267)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

wireshark was updated to 1.4.15 to fix multiple security issues.

Issues fixed :

- fix bnc#776038(CVE-2012-4285 / CVE-2012-4288 /
CVE-2012-4289 / CVE-2012-4296 / CVE-2012-4291 /
CVE-2012-4292 / CVE-2012-4293 / CVE-2012-4290),
bnc#772738 (CVE-2012-4048 / CVE-2012-4049)(fixed
upstream)

- Security fixes: o wnpa-sec-2012-13 The DCP ETSI
dissector could trigger a zero division. Reported by
Laurent Butti. (Bug 7566) o wnpa-sec-2012-15 The XTP
dissector could go into an infinite loop. Reported by
Ben Schmidt. (Bug 7571) o wnpa-sec-2012-17 The AFP
dissector could go into a large loop. Reported by Stefan
Cornelius. (Bug 7603) o wnpa-sec-2012-18 The RTPS2
dissector could overflow a buffer. Reported by Laurent
Butti. (Bug 7568) o wnpa-sec-2012-20 The CIP dissector
could exhaust system memory. Reported y Ben Schmidt.
(Bug 7570) o wnpa-sec-2012-21 The STUN dissector could
crash. Reported by Laurent Butti. (Bug 7569) o
wnpa-sec-2012-22 The EtherCAT Mailbox dissector could
abort. Reported by Laurent Butti. (Bug 7562) o
wnpa-sec-2012-23 The CTDB dissector could go into a
large loop. Reported by Ben Schmidt. (Bug 7573)

- Bug fixes: o Wireshark crashes on opening very short NFS
pcap file. (Bug 7498)

- Updated Protocol Support o AFP, Bluetooth L2CAP, CIP,
CTDB, DCP ETSI, EtherCAT Mailbox, FC Link Control LISP,
NFS, RTPS2, SCTP, STUN, XTP

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-4048.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-4049.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-4285.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-4288.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-4289.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-4290.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-4291.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-4292.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-4293.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-4296.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 8267.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.3
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

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