Fedora 9 : wireshark-1.0.3-1.fc9 (2008-7936)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 34182

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Upgrade to upstream version 1.0.3. Detailed upstream release notes:
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.0.3.html Security issues addressed in the new upstream version:
http://www.wireshark.org/security /wnpa-sec-2008-05.html

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.

Solution

Update the affected wireshark package.

See Also

https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.0.3.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=461242

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=461243

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=461244

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=461245

http://www.nessus.org/u?036160ef

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 34182

File Name: fedora_2008-7936.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/09/12

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:wireshark, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/09/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3146, CVE-2008-3932, CVE-2008-3933, CVE-2008-3934

BID: 31009

FEDORA: 2008-7936

CWE: 20, 119