SuSE 10 Security Update : ethereal (ZYPP Patch Number 6269)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 41506


The remote SuSE 10 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 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. (CVE-2009-1269)


Apply ZYPP patch number 6269.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 41506

File Name: suse_ethereal-6269.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

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: 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