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

- 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

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

- 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

- 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

- 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

+ Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected wireshark packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8

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