SuSE 10 Security Update : ethereal (ZYPP Patch Number 6627)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 42958

Synopsis

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description

Update of wireshark to fix multiple vulnerabilities :

- The Paltalk dissector could crash on alignment-sensitive processors. (CVE-2009-3549: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM))

- The DCERPC/NT dissector could crash. (CVE-2009-3550:
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM))

- The SMB dissector could crash. (CVE-2009-3551: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM))

- The RADIUS dissector could crash. (CVE-2009-2560: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM))

Solution

Apply ZYPP patch number 6627.

See Also

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-2560.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3549.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3550.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3551.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 42958

File Name: suse_ethereal-6627.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/12/01

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

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: 2009/11/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2560, CVE-2009-3549, CVE-2009-3550, CVE-2009-3551

CWE: 20, 189