Fedora Core 5 : wireshark-0.99.3-fc5.1 (2006-936)

High Nessus Plugin ID 24173


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


CVE-2006-4330 Wireshark security issues (CVE-2006-4333 CVE-2006-4332 CVE-2006-4331)

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 wireshark, wireshark-debuginfo and / or wireshark-gnome packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24173

File Name: fedora_2006-936.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/01/17

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:wireshark, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:wireshark-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:wireshark-gnome, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:5

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/08/25

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2006-936