openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (wireshark-1363)

High Nessus Plugin ID 42068


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Specially crafted packets could crash the OPC UA dissector in Wireshark (CVE-2009-3241)


Update the affected wireshark packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 42068

File Name: suse_11_0_wireshark-091005.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/10/08

Updated: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/10/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3241