SuSE9 Security Update : ethereal (YOU Patch Number 12098)

High Nessus Plugin ID 41200


The remote SuSE 9 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 YOU patch number 12098.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 41200

File Name: suse9_12098.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2012/04/23

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: 2008/03/04