SuSE 11.2 / 11.3 Security Update : wireshark (SAT Patch Numbers 8044 / 8045)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

This wireshark version update to 1.8.8 includes several security and
general bug fixes.

Version update to 1.8.8 [bnc#824900] :

- vulnerabilities fixed :

- The CAPWAP dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-32.
(CVE-2013-4074)

- The GMR-1 BCCH dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-33.
(CVE-2013-4075)

- The PPP dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-34.
(CVE-2013-4076)

- The NBAP dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-35.
(CVE-2013-4077)

- The RDP dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-36.
(CVE-2013-4078)

- The GSM CBCH dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-37.
(CVE-2013-4079)

- The Assa Abloy R3 dissector could consume excessive
memory and CPU. wnpa-sec-2013-38. (CVE-2013-4080)

- The HTTP dissector could overrun the stack.
wnpa-sec-2013-39. (CVE-2013-4081)

- The Ixia IxVeriWave file parser could overflow the heap.
wnpa-sec-2013-40. (CVE-2013-4082)

- The DCP ETSI dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-41.
(CVE-2013-4083)

- Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed
in:
https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.8.
html Version update to 1.8.7 [bnc#813217, bnc#820973] :

- vulnerabilities fixed :

- The RELOAD dissector could go into an infinite loop.
wnpa-sec-2013-23. (CVE-2013-2486 / CVE-2013-2487)

- The GTPv2 dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-24

- The ASN.1 BER dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-25

- The PPP CCP dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-26

- The DCP ETSI dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-27

- The MPEG DSM-CC dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-28

- The Websocket dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-29

- The MySQL dissector could go into an infinite loop.
wnpa-sec-2013-30

- The ETCH dissector could go into a large loop.
wnpa-sec-2013-31

- Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed
in:
https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.7.
html Ohter bug fixes :

- 'Save As' Nokia libpcap corrupting the file.
(bnc#816517)

- wireshark crashed in 'SCTP' -> 'Prepare Filter for this
Association'. (bnc#816887)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=813217
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=816517
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=816887
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=820973
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=824900
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2486.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2487.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3555.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3556.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3557.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3558.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3559.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3560.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3561.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3562.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4074.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4075.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4076.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4077.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4078.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4079.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4080.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4081.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4082.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4083.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 8044 / 8045 as appropriate.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

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