FreeBSD : Wireshark -- Multiple Vulnerabilities (a7706414-1be7-11e2-9aad-902b343deec9)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Wireshark reports :

The HSRP dissector could go into an infinite loop.

The PPP dissector could abort.

Martin Wilck discovered an infinite loop in the DRDA dissector.

Laurent Butti discovered a buffer overflow in the LDP dissector.

See also :

http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-26.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-27.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-28.html
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-29.html
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.3.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?b928a4cc

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62649 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3548
CVE-2012-5237
CVE-2012-5238
CVE-2012-5240

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