openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2013:1295-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Wireshark was updated to 1.8.9 [bnc#831718]

+ vulnerabilities fixed :

- The Bluetooth SDP dissector could go into a large loop
CVE-2013-4927 wnpa-sec-2013-45

- The DIS dissector could go into a large loop
CVE-2013-4929 wnpa-sec-2013-47

- The DVB-CI dissector could crash CVE-2013-4930
wnpa-sec-2013-48

- The GSM RR dissector (and possibly others) could go into
a large loop CVE-2013-4931 wnpa-sec-2013-49

- The GSM A Common dissector could crash CVE-2013-4932
wnpa-sec-2013-50

- The Netmon file parser could crash CVE-2013-4933
CVE-2013-4934 wnpa-sec-2013-51

- The ASN.1 PER dissector could crash CVE-2013-4935
wnpa-sec-2013-52

+ Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed
in:
https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.9.
html

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-08/msg00004.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=831718
https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.9.html

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)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75104 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4927
CVE-2013-4929
CVE-2013-4930
CVE-2013-4931
CVE-2013-4932
CVE-2013-4933
CVE-2013-4934
CVE-2013-4935

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