FreeBSD : wireshark -- multiple security issues (4b228e69-22e1-4019-afd0-8aa716d0ec0b)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 105140


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


wireshark developers reports :

wnpa-sec-2017-47: The IWARP_MPA dissector could crash.

wnpa-sec-2017-48: The NetBIOS dissector could crash. Discovered by Kamil Frankowicz. (CVE-2017-17083)

wnpa-sec-2017-49: The CIP Safety dissector could crash.


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 105140

File Name: freebsd_pkg_4b228e6922e14019afd08aa716d0ec0b.nasl

Version: 3.8

Type: local

Published: 2017/12/11

Updated: 2019/04/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tshark, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tshark-lite, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:wireshark, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:wireshark-lite, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:wireshark-qt5, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/12/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/11/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-17083, CVE-2017-17084, CVE-2017-17085