openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-2019-557)

high Nessus Plugin ID 123239

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New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for wireshark fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Bug fixes :

- Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed in:
https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-2.4.8.
html

Solution

Update the affected wireshark packages.

See Also

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

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1101776

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1101777

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1101786

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1101788

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1101791

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1101794

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1101800

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1101802

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1101804

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1101810

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 123239

File Name: openSUSE-2019-557.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/27/2019

Updated: 1/19/2021

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:opensuse:15.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:wireshark:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-ui-qt:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-ui-qt-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libwireshark9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libwireshark9-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libwiretap7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libwiretap7-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libwscodecs1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libwscodecs1-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libwsutil8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:libwsutil8-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: 3/23/2019

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