SuSE 11.3 Security Update : wireshark (SAT Patch Number 10444)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

Wireshark was updated to version 1.10.13 fixing bugs and security
issues :

The following security issues have been fixed.

- The WCP dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2015-07
CVE-2015-2188 [bnc#920696]

- The pcapng file parser could crash. wnpa-sec-2015-08
CVE-2015-2189 [bnc#920697]

- The TNEF dissector could go into an infinite loop.
wnpa-sec-2015-10 CVE-2015-2191 [bnc#920699] Further bug
fixes and updated protocol support are listed in :

https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.10.13.html

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=920696
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=920697
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=920699
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-2188.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-2189.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-2191.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 10444.

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: 82523 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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

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