openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2014:0017-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- update to 1.10.5

+ bugs fixed :

- Wireshark stops showing new packets but dumpcap keeps
writing them to the temp file.

- Wireshark 1.10.4 shuts down when promiscuous mode is

- Homeplug dissector bug: STATUS_ACCESS_VIOLATION:
dissector accessed an invalid memory address.

- update to 1.10.4 [bnc#855980]

+ vulnerabilities fixed :

- The SIP dissector could go into an infinite loop.
wnpa-sec-2013-66 CVE-2013-7112

- The BSSGP dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-67

- The NTLMSSP v2 dissector could crash. Discovered by
Garming Sam. wnpa-sec-2013-68 CVE-2013-7114

+ Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected wireshark packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75415 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-7112

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