openSUSE 10 Security Update : wireshark (wireshark-5515)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 34047


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


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 and CVE-2008-3146.


Update the affected wireshark packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 34047

File Name: suse_wireshark-5515.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

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: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

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