SuSE9 Security Update : ethereal (YOU Patch Number 12424)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 41303


The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.


Version upgrade to Wireshark 1.0.7 to fix various vulnerabilities :

- crash while loading a Tektronix .rf5 file.

- crash in Check Point High-Availability Protocol (CPHAP) dissector. (CVE-2009-1268)

- LDAP dissector could crash on Windows. (CVE-2009-1267)

- PROFINET format string bug. (CVE-2009-1210)

- additional PROFINET format string bugs, a crash in the PCNFSD dissector. (CVE-2009-1266)


Apply YOU patch number 12424.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 41303

File Name: suse9_12424.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

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