SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : tcpdump (SUSE-SU-2019:2674-1)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 129966


New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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


This update for tcpdump fixes the following issues :

CVE-2017-16808: Fixed a heap-based buffer over-read related to aoe_print and lookup_emem (bsc#1068716 bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-10103: Fixed a mishandling of the printing of SMB data (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-10105: Fixed a mishandling of the printing of SMB data (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-14461: Fixed a buffer over-read in print-ldp.c:ldp_tlv_print (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-14462: Fixed a buffer over-read in print-icmp.c:icmp_print (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-14463: Fixed a buffer over-read in print-vrrp.c:vrrp_print (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-14464: Fixed a buffer over-read in print-lmp.c:lmp_print_data_link_subobjs (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-14465: Fixed a buffer over-read in print-rsvp.c:rsvp_obj_print (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-14466: Fixed a buffer over-read in print-rx.c:rx_cache_find (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-14467: Fixed a buffer over-read in print-bgp.c:bgp_capabilities_print (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-14468: Fixed a buffer over-read in print-fr.c:mfr_print (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-14469: Fixed a buffer over-read in print-isakmp.c:ikev1_n_print (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-14470: Fixed a buffer over-read in print-babel.c:babel_print_v2 (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-14879: Fixed a buffer overflow in the command-line argument parser (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-14880: Fixed a buffer over-read in the OSPFv3 parser (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-14881: Fixed a buffer over-read in the BGP parser (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-14882: Fixed a buffer over-read in the ICMPv6 parser (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-16227: Fixed a buffer over-read in the IEEE 802.11 parser in print-802_11.c for the Mesh Flags subfield (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-16228: Fixed a buffer over-read in the HNCP parser (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-16229: Fixed a buffer over-read in the DCCP parser (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-16230: Fixed a buffer over-read in the BGP parser in print-bgp.c:bgp_attr_print (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-16300: Fixed an unlimited recursion in the BGP parser that allowed denial-of-service by stack consumption (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-16301: Fixed a buffer overflow (bsc#1153332 bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-16451: Fixed several buffer over-reads in print-smb.c:print_trans() for \MAILSLOT\BROWSE and \PIPE\LANMAN (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2018-16452: Fixed a stack exhaustion in smbutil.c:smb_fdata (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2019-15166: Fixed a bounds check in lmp_print_data_link_subobjs (bsc#1153098).

CVE-2019-15167: Fixed a vulnerability in VRRP (bsc#1153098).

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.


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 Basesystem 15-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP1-2019-2674=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2019-2674=1

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 129966

File Name: suse_SU-2019-2674-1.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/16/2019

Updated: 12/19/2019

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/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:tcpdump:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:tcpdump-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_linux:tcpdump-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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: 10/15/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/13/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-16808, CVE-2019-1010220, CVE-2018-10103, CVE-2018-10105, CVE-2018-14461, CVE-2018-14462, CVE-2018-14463, CVE-2018-14464, CVE-2018-14465, CVE-2018-14466, CVE-2018-14467, CVE-2018-14468, CVE-2018-14469, CVE-2018-14470, CVE-2018-14879, CVE-2018-14880, CVE-2018-14881, CVE-2018-14882, CVE-2018-16227, CVE-2018-16228, CVE-2018-16229, CVE-2018-16230, CVE-2018-16300, CVE-2018-16301, CVE-2018-16451, CVE-2018-16452, CVE-2019-15166, CVE-2019-15167