SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : wireshark (SUSE-SU-2018:0811-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 108654


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


This update for wireshark fixes the following issues: Security issue fixed (bsc#1082692) :

- CVE-2018-7335: The IEEE 802.11 dissector could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-05)

- CVE-2018-7321: thrift long dissector loop (dissect_thrift_map)

- CVE-2018-7322: DICOM: inifinite loop (dissect_dcm_tag)

- CVE-2018-7323: WCCP: very long loop (dissect_wccp2_alternate_mask_value_set_element)

- CVE-2018-7324: SCCP: infinite loop (dissect_sccp_optional_parameters)

- CVE-2018-7325: RPKI-Router Protocol: infinite loop (dissect_rpkirtr_pdu)

- CVE-2018-7326: LLTD: infinite loop (dissect_lltd_tlv)

- CVE-2018-7327: openflow_v6: infinite loop (dissect_openflow_bundle_control_v6)

- CVE-2018-7328: USB-DARWIN: long loop (dissect_darwin_usb_iso_transfer)

- CVE-2018-7329: S7COMM: infinite loop (s7comm_decode_ud_cpu_alarm_main)

- CVE-2018-7330: thread_meshcop: infinite loop (get_chancount)

- CVE-2018-7331: GTP: infinite loop (dissect_gprscdr_GGSNPDPRecord, dissect_ber_set)

- CVE-2018-7332: RELOAD: infinite loop (dissect_statans)

- CVE-2018-7333: RPCoRDMA: infinite loop in get_write_list_chunk_count

- CVE-2018-7421: Multiple dissectors could go into large infinite loops (wnpa-sec-2018-06)

- CVE-2018-7334: The UMTS MAC dissector could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-07)

- CVE-2018-7337: The DOCSIS dissector could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-08)

- CVE-2018-7336: The FCP dissector could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-09)

- CVE-2018-7320: The SIGCOMP dissector could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-10)

- CVE-2018-7420: The pcapng file parser could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-11)

- CVE-2018-7417: The IPMI dissector could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-12)

- CVE-2018-7418: The SIGCOMP dissector could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-13)

- CVE-2018-7419: The NBAP disssector could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-14)

- CVE-2017-17997: Misuse of NULL pointer in MRDISC dissector (bsc#1077080).

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.


To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-546=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2018-546=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2018-546=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-546=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2018-546=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-546=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2018-546=1

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 108654

File Name: suse_SU-2018-0811-1.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/03/27

Updated: 2019/09/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libwireshark8, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libwireshark8-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libwiretap6, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libwiretap6-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libwscodecs1, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libwscodecs1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libwsutil7, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libwsutil7-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:wireshark, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:wireshark-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:wireshark-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:wireshark-gtk, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:wireshark-gtk-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/03/26

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/12/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-17997, CVE-2018-7320, CVE-2018-7321, CVE-2018-7322, CVE-2018-7323, CVE-2018-7324, CVE-2018-7325, CVE-2018-7326, CVE-2018-7327, CVE-2018-7328, CVE-2018-7329, CVE-2018-7330, CVE-2018-7331, CVE-2018-7332, CVE-2018-7333, CVE-2018-7334, CVE-2018-7335, CVE-2018-7336, CVE-2018-7337, CVE-2018-7417, CVE-2018-7418, CVE-2018-7419, CVE-2018-7420, CVE-2018-7421