openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2014:1038-1)

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

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This wireshark version update to 1.10.9 fixes the following security
issues :

- fixes several crashes triggered by malformed protocol

- The Catapult DCT2000 and IrDA dissectors could underrun
a buffer wnpa-sec-2014-08 CVE-2014-5161 CVE-2014-5162

- The GSM Management dissector could crash
wnpa-sec-2014-09 CVE-2014-5163 (bnc#889906)

- The RLC dissector could crash wnpa-sec-2014-10
CVE-2014-5164 (bnc#889900)

- The ASN.1 BER dissector could crash wnpa-sec-2014-11
CVE-2014-5165 (bnc#889899)

- Further bug fixes as listed in:

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected wireshark packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77288 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-5161

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