Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2014:159)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities has been discovered and corrected in
wireshark :

- The Catapult DCT2000 and IrDA dissectors could underrun
a buffer (CVE-2014-5161, CVE-2014-5162).

- The GTP and GSM Management dissectors could crash
(CVE-2014-5163).

- The RLC dissector could crash (CVE-2014-5164).

- The ASN.1 BER dissector could crash (CVE-2014-5165).

The updated packages have been upgraded to the 1.10.9 version where
these security flaws has been fixed.

See also :

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2014-08.html
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2014-09.html
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2014-10.html
https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2014-11.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77098 ()

Bugtraq ID: 69000
69001
69002
69003
69005

CVE ID: CVE-2014-5161
CVE-2014-5162
CVE-2014-5163
CVE-2014-5164
CVE-2014-5165

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