openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2012:0930-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- This version update fixes the following security issues
(bnc#772738) :

- The PPP dissector could crash (wnpa-sec-2012-11
CVE-2012-4048)

- The NFS dissector could use excessive amounts of CPU
(wnpa-sec-2012-12 CVE-2012-4049)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-08/msg00000.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=772738

Solution :

Update the affected wireshark packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74695 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4048
CVE-2012-4049

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