openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (wireshark-912)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 40323


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Version upgrade to Wireshark 1.0.7 to fix various vulnerabilities:
CVE-2009-1269: crash while loading a Tektronix .rf5 file CVE-2009-1268: crash in Check Point High-Availability Protocol (CPHAP) dissector CVE-2009-1267: LDAP dissector could crash on Windows CVE-2009-1210: PROFINET format string bug CVE-2009-1266: additional PROFINET format string bugs, a crash in the PCNFSD dissector


Update the affected wireshark packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 40323

File Name: suse_11_1_wireshark-090525.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Modified: 2016/12/21

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:11.1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/05/25

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1210, CVE-2009-1266, CVE-2009-1267, CVE-2009-1268, CVE-2009-1269

CWE: 20, 134