openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2013:0276-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

wireshark was updated to 1.8.5 to fix bugs and security issues.

Vulnerabilities fixed :

- Infinite and large loops in the Bluetooth HCI, CSN.1,
DCP-ETSI DOCSIS CM-STAUS, IEEE 802.3 Slow Protocols,
MPLS, R3, RTPS, SDP, and SIP dissectors wnpa-sec-2013-01
CVE-2013-1572 CVE-2013-1573 CVE-2013-1574 CVE-2013-1575
CVE-2013-1576 CVE-2013-1577 CVE-2013-1578 CVE-2013-1579
CVE-2013-1580 CVE-2013-1581

- The CLNP dissector could crash wnpa-sec-2013-02
CVE-2013-1582

- The DTN dissector could crash wnpa-sec-2013-03
CVE-2013-1583 CVE-2013-1584

- The MS-MMC dissector (and possibly others) could crash
wnpa-sec-2013-04 CVE-2013-1585

- The DTLS dissector could crash wnpa-sec-2013-05
CVE-2013-1586

- The ROHC dissector could crash wnpa-sec-2013-06
CVE-2013-1587

- The DCP-ETSI dissector could corrupt memory
wnpa-sec-2013-07 CVE-2013-1588

- The Wireshark dissection engine could crash
wnpa-sec-2013-08 CVE-2013-1589

- The NTLMSSP dissector could overflow a buffer
wnpa-sec-2013-09 CVE-2013-1590

+ Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed
in:
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.5.h
tml

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-02/msg00028.html
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.5.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=801131

Solution :

Update the affected wireshark packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.9
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

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