openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-2017-1337)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 105228

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for wireshark to version 2.2.11 fixes the following issues :

Minor vulnerabilities that could be used to trigger dissector crashes by making Wireshark read specially crafted packages from the network or capture files (boo#1070727) :

- CVE-2017-17084: IWARP_MPA dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2017-47)

- CVE-2017-17083: NetBIOS dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2017-48)

- CVE-2017-17085: CIP Safety dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2017-49)

This update also fixes further bugs and updates protocol support as listed in:
https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-2.2.11.html

Solution

Update the affected wireshark packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1070727

https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-2.2.11.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 105228

File Name: openSUSE-2017-1337.nasl

Version: 3.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/12/14

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:novell:opensuse:wireshark, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-ui-gtk, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-ui-gtk-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-ui-qt, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-ui-qt-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/12/02

Reference Information

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