Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2015:183)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated wireshark package fixes security vulnerabilies :

The WCP dissector could crash (CVE-2015-2188).

The pcapng file parser could crash (CVE-2015-2189).

The TNEF dissector could go into an infinite loop (CVE-2015-2191).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0117.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: 82458 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72941
72942
72944

CVE ID: CVE-2015-2188
CVE-2015-2189
CVE-2015-2191

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