SuSE 10 Security Update : ethereal (ZYPP Patch Number 5058)

High Nessus Plugin ID 31398


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update fixes the following bugs :

- the SCTP dissector could crash

- the SNMP dissector could crash

- the TFTP dissector could crash Wireshark (maybe a bug in the Cairo library on specific platforms)


Apply ZYPP patch number 5058.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 31398

File Name: suse_ethereal-5058.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/03/07

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/02/28