Wireshark 2.2.x < 2.2.14 / 2.4.x < 2.4.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities (MacOS)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 108884

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VPR Score: 4.4

Synopsis

An application installed on the remote MacOS / MacOSX host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The version of Wireshark installed on the remote MacOS/MacOSX host is 2.2.x prior to 2.2.14 or 2.4.x prior to 2.4.6. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Solution

Upgrade to Wireshark version 2.2.14 / 2.4.6 or later.

See Also

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2018-15.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2018-16.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2018-17.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2018-18.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2018-19.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2018-20.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2018-21.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2018-22.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2018-23.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2018-24.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 108884

File Name: macos_wireshark_2_4_6.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2018/04/06

Updated: 2019/11/08

Dependencies: 84503

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 4.4

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-9274

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: cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Wireshark, Host/MacOSX/Version, Host/local_checks_enabled

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/04/03

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/06/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-9616, CVE-2018-9256, CVE-2018-9257, CVE-2018-9258, CVE-2018-9259, CVE-2018-9260, CVE-2018-9261, CVE-2018-9262, CVE-2018-9263, CVE-2018-9264, CVE-2018-9265, CVE-2018-9266, CVE-2018-9267, CVE-2018-9268, CVE-2018-9269, CVE-2018-9270, CVE-2018-9271, CVE-2018-9272, CVE-2018-9273, CVE-2018-9274

BID: 99085