openSUSE Security Update : tcpdump (openSUSE-2015-267)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

tcpdump was updated to fix five vulnerabilities in protocol printers

When running tcpdump, a remote unauthenticated user could have crashed
the application or, potentially, execute arbitrary code by injecting
crafted packages into the network.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed :

- IPv6 mobility printer remote DoS (CVE-2015-0261,
bnc#922220)

- PPP printer remote DoS (CVE-2014-9140, bnc#923142)

- force printer remote DoS (CVE-2015-2155, bnc#922223)

- ethernet printer remote DoS (CVE-2015-2154, bnc#922222)

- tcp printer remote DoS (CVE-2015-2153, bnc#922221)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=922220
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=922221
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=922222
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=922223
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=923142

Solution :

Update the affected tcpdump packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 82425 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9140
CVE-2015-0261
CVE-2015-2153
CVE-2015-2154
CVE-2015-2155

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