SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : wireshark (SUSE-SU-2018:2301-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 120075

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Synopsis

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

Description

This update for wireshark fixes the following issues: Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2018-14342: BGP dissector large loop (wnpa-sec-2018-34, bsc#1101777)

- CVE-2018-14344: ISMP dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2018-35, bsc#1101788)

- CVE-2018-14340: Multiple dissectors could crash (wnpa-sec-2018-36, bsc#1101804)

- CVE-2018-14343: ASN.1 BER dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2018-37, bsc#1101786)

- CVE-2018-14339: MMSE dissector infinite loop (wnpa-sec-2018-38, bsc#1101810)

- CVE-2018-14341: DICOM dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2018-39, bsc#1101776)

- CVE-2018-14368: Bazaar dissector infinite loop (wnpa-sec-2018-40, bsc#1101794)

- CVE-2018-14369: HTTP2 dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2018-41, bsc#1101800)

- CVE-2018-14367: CoAP dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2018-42, bsc#1101791)

- CVE-2018-14370: IEEE 802.11 dissector crash (wnpa-sec-2018-43, bsc#1101802) Bug fixes :

- Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed in:
https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-2.4.8.
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 Module for Desktop Applications 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Desktop-Applications-15-2018-1539=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-1539=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1101776

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1101777

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1101786

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1101788

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1101791

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1101794

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1101800

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1101802

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1101804

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1101810

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-14339/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-14340/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-14341/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-14342/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-14343/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-14344/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-14367/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-14368/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-14369/

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-14370/

http://www.nessus.org/u?8ef2574e

https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-2.4.8.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 120075

File Name: suse_SU-2018-2301-1.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/2/2019

Updated: 1/13/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

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:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux:15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:wireshark:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libwscodecs1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libwscodecs1-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:wireshark-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:wireshark-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libwireshark9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libwireshark9-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libwiretap7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libwiretap7-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libwsutil8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:libwsutil8-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:wireshark-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:wireshark-ui-qt:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:wireshark-ui-qt-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/10/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/19/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-14339, CVE-2018-14340, CVE-2018-14341, CVE-2018-14342, CVE-2018-14343, CVE-2018-14344, CVE-2018-14367, CVE-2018-14368, CVE-2018-14369, CVE-2018-14370