SuSE 10 Security Update : ethereal (ZYPP Patch Number 5520)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 34046


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


Various vulnerabilities have been fixed in wireshark: CVE-2008-3137 / CVE-2008-3138 / CVE-2008-3139 / CVE-2008-3140 / CVE-2008-3141 / CVE-2008-3145 / CVE-2008-3146.


Apply ZYPP patch number 5520.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 34046

File Name: suse_ethereal-5520.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.17 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/08/26

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

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: 2008/08/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3137, CVE-2008-3138, CVE-2008-3139, CVE-2008-3140, CVE-2008-3141, CVE-2008-3145, CVE-2008-3146

CWE: 20, 119, 200