openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2013:0494-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

wireshark was updated to 1.8.6 [bnc#807942]

+ vulnerabilities fixed :

- The TCP dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-10
CVE-2013-2475

- The HART/IP dissectory could go into an infinite loop.
wnpa-sec-2013-11 CVE-2013-2476

- The CSN.1 dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-12
CVE-2013-2477

- The MS-MMS dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-13
CVE-2013-2478

- The MPLS Echo dissector could go into an infinite loop.
wnpa-sec-2013-14 CVE-2013-2479

- The RTPS and RTPS2 dissectors could crash.
wnpa-sec-2013-15 CVE-2013-2480

- The Mount dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-16
CVE-2013-2481

- The AMPQ dissector could go into an infinite loop.
wnpa-sec-2013-17 CVE-2013-2482

- The ACN dissector could attempt to divide by zero.
wnpa-sec-2013-18 CVE-2013-2483

- The CIMD dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-19
CVE-2013-2484

- The FCSP dissector could go into an infinite loop.
wnpa-sec-2013-20 CVE-2013-2485

- The RELOAD dissector could go into an infinite loop.
wnpa-sec-2013-21 CVE-2013-2486 CVE-2013-2487

- The DTLS dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-22
CVE-2013-2488

+ Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed
in:
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.6.h
tml

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-03/msg00065.html
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.6.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=807942

Solution :

Update the affected wireshark packages.

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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