SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : wireshark (SUSE-SU-2018:4298-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 119956

Synopsis

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

Description

This update for wireshark fixes the following issues :

Update to Wireshark 2.4.11 (bsc#1117740).

Security issues fixed :

CVE-2018-19625: The Wireshark dissection engine could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-51)

CVE-2018-19626: The DCOM dissector could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-52)

CVE-2018-19623: The LBMPDM dissector could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-53)

CVE-2018-19622: The MMSE dissector could go into an infinite loop (wnpa-sec-2018-54)

CVE-2018-19627: The IxVeriWave file parser could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-55)

CVE-2018-19624: The PVFS dissector could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-56)

Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed in:
https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-2.4.11.html

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.

Solution

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-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2018-3067=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-3067=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2018-3067=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-3067=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2018-3067=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-3067=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1117740

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-19622/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-19623/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-19624/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-19625/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-19626/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-19627/

http://www.nessus.org/u?8ee98540

https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-2.4.11.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 119956

File Name: suse_SU-2018-4298-1.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/12/31

Updated: 2019/04/05

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:suse_linux:libwireshark9, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libwireshark9-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libwiretap7, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libwiretap7-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libwscodecs1, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libwscodecs1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libwsutil8, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libwsutil8-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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/12/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/11/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-19622, CVE-2018-19623, CVE-2018-19624, CVE-2018-19625, CVE-2018-19626, CVE-2018-19627