Fedora Core 3 : ethereal-0.10.12-1.FC3.1 (2005-651)

High Nessus Plugin ID 19320


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Thu Jul 28 2005 Jindrich Novy <jnovy at redhat.com> 0.10.12-1.FC3.1

- update to 0.10.12

- package /usr/sbin/randpkt

- sync with cleanup patch (most of it applied upstream)

- the new release fixes CVE-2005-2361 up to CVE-2005-2367

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected ethereal, ethereal-debuginfo and / or ethereal-gnome packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 19320

File Name: fedora_2005-651.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2005/07/31

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ethereal, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ethereal-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ethereal-gnome, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2005/07/28

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2005-651