openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2013:1671-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

the following security issues were fixed in wireshark :

- The IEEE 802.15.4 dissector could crash wnpa-sec-2013-61
CVE-2013-6336

- The NBAP dissector could crash wnpa-sec-2013-62
CVE-2013-6337

- The SIP dissector could crash wnpa-sec-2013-63
CVE-2013-6338

- The OpenWire dissector could go into a large loop
wnpa-sec-2013-64 CVE-2013-6339

- The TCP dissector could crash wnpa-sec-2013-65
CVE-2013-6340

+ Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed
in:
https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.11
.html

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-11/msg00026.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=848738
https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.11.html

Solution :

Update the affected wireshark packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75197 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6336
CVE-2013-6337
CVE-2013-6338
CVE-2013-6339
CVE-2013-6340

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