openSUSE Security Update : tcpdump (openSUSE-2018-1589)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 119857

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for tcpdump fixes the following security issue :

- CVE-2018-19519: Fixed a stack-based buffer over-read in the print_prefix function (bsc#1117267)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected tcpdump packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1117267

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 119857

File Name: openSUSE-2018-1589.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/12/24

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tcpdump, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tcpdump-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tcpdump-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/12/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/11/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-19519