openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-2019-1108)

high Nessus Plugin ID 123655


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This update for wireshark to version 2.4.13 fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2019-9214: Avoided a dereference of a null coversation which could make RPCAP dissector crash (bsc#1127367).

- CVE-2019-9209: Fixed a buffer overflow in time values which could make ASN.1 BER and related dissectors crash (bsc#1127369).

- CVE-2019-9208: Fixed a NULL pointer dereference which could make TCAP dissector crash (bsc#1127370).

Release notes:

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15:Update update project.


Update the affected wireshark packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 123655

File Name: openSUSE-2019-1108.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/3/2019

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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


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: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libwireshark9, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libwireshark9-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libwiretap7, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libwiretap7-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libwscodecs1, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libwscodecs1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libwsutil8, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libwsutil8-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-ui-qt, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-ui-qt-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0

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: 4/2/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/28/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-9208, CVE-2019-9209, CVE-2019-9214