SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : wireshark (SUSE-SU-2015:1046-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Wireshark was updated to 1.10.14 to fix four security issues.

The following vulnerabilities have been fixed :

- CVE-2015-3811: The WCP dissector could crash while
decompressing data. (wnpa-sec-2015-14)

- CVE-2015-3812: The X11 dissector could leak memory.
(wnpa-sec-2015-15)

- CVE-2015-3813: The packet reassembly code could leak
memory. (wnpa-sec-2015-16)

- CVE-2015-3814: The IEEE 802.11 dissector could go into
an infinite loop. (wnpa-sec-2015-17)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/930689
https://bugzilla.suse.com/930691
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-3811.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-3812.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-3813.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-3814.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?5d54d932

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2015-266=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-266=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-266=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 84191 ()

Bugtraq ID: 74631
74633
74635
74637

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3811
CVE-2015-3812
CVE-2015-3813
CVE-2015-3814

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