SUSE SLED11 / SLES11 Security Update : wireshark (SUSE-SU-2015:1098-1)

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 and fixes the following issues :

CVE-2015-3811: The WCP dissector could crash while decompressing data.

CVE-2015-3812: The X11 dissector could leak memory

CVE-2015-3814: The IEEE 802.11 dissector could go into an infinite
loop.

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/930691
http://www.nessus.org/u?80c72810
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-2015-3814.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?ff0f73d9

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 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp3-wireshark=10771

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-wireshark=10771

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-wireshark=10771

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp3-wireshark=10771

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: 84361 ()

Bugtraq ID: 74631
74635
74637

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

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