openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2013:1084-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of wireshark includes several security and bug fixes.

- update to 1.8.8 [bnc#823932]

+ vulnerabilities fixed :

- The CAPWAP dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-32

- The GMR-1 BCCH dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-33

- The PPP dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-34

- The NBAP dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-35

- The RDP dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-36

- The GSM CBCH dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-37

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

- The HTTP dissector could overrun the stack.

- The Ixia IxVeriWave file parser could overflow the heap.

- The DCP ETSI dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-41

+ Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed

wnpa-sec-2013-24 CVE-2013-3555 wnpa-sec-2013-25
CVE-2013-3556 CVE-2013-3557 wnpa-sec-2013-26
CVE-2013-3558 wnpa-sec-2013-27 CVE-2013-3559
wnpa-sec-2013-28 CVE-2013-3560 wnpa-sec-2013-29
CVE-2013-3561 CVE-2013-3562 wnpa-sec-2013-30
CVE-2013-3561 wnpa-sec-2013-31 CVE-2013-3561

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected wireshark packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
Public Exploit Available : true

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