openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2012:0295-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes the following security issues :

- 741187: multiple file parser vulnerabilities

- 741188: RLC dissector buffer overflow (CVE-2012-0043)

- 741190: NULL pointer vulnerabilities (CVE-2012-0042)

- CVE-2012-0066: DoS due to too large buffer alloc request

- CVE-2012-0067: DoS due to integer underflow and too
large buffer alloc. request

- CVE-2012-0068: memory corruption due to buffer underflow

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected wireshark packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76047 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0041

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