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
packages

- The Catapult DCT2000 and IrDA dissectors could underrun
a buffer wnpa-sec-2014-08 CVE-2014-5161 CVE-2014-5162
(bnc#889901)

- 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:
https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.10.9
.html

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-08/msg00025.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=889899
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=889900
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=889901
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=889906
https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.10.9.html

Solution :

Update the affected wireshark packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77288 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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

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