Wireshark 2.2.x < 2.2.17 / 2.4.x < 2.4.9 / 2.6.x < 2.6.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 117339


An application installed on the remote Windows host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of Wireshark installed on the remote Windows host is 2.2.x prior to 2.2.17, 2.4.x prior to 2.4.9, or 2.6.x prior to 2.6.3.
It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


Upgrade to Wireshark version 2.2.17 / 2.4.9 / 2.6.3 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 117339

File Name: wireshark_2_6_3.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2018/09/07

Modified: 2018/09/17

Dependencies: 34112

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS Score Source: manual

CVSS Score Rationale: Score based on analysis of the vendor advisory.

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 8.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Wireshark, SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/29

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/08/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-16056, CVE-2018-16057, CVE-2018-16058

BID: 105174

IAVB: 2018-B-0120