openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2014:1503-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

wireshark was updated to fix five security issues. 	 These security
issues were fixed :

- SigComp UDVM buffer overflow (CVE-2014-8710).

- AMQP crash (CVE-2014-8711).

- NCP crashes (CVE-2014-8712, CVE-2014-8713).

- TN5250 infinite loops (CVE-2014-8714).

For openSUSE 12.3 and 13.1 further bug fixes and updated protocol
support are described in:
https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.10.11.html

For openSUSE 13.2 further bug fixes and updated protocol support are
described in:
https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.12.2.html

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-11/msg00104.html
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=905245
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=905246
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=905247
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=905248
https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.10.11.html
https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.12.2.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: 79592 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8710
CVE-2014-8711
CVE-2014-8712
CVE-2014-8713
CVE-2014-8714

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