Fedora 10 : wireshark-1.2.1-1.fc10 (2009-7998)

High Nessus Plugin ID 43015

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Rebased to 1.2.x, fixing several security flaws, see the security advisory for details:
http://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-04.html

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected wireshark package.

See Also

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2009-04.html

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=512953

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=512987

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=512992

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=513008

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=513033

http://www.nessus.org/u?22a35dc4

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 43015

File Name: fedora_2009-7998.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/12/07

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:wireshark, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:10

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/07/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2559, CVE-2009-2560, CVE-2009-2561, CVE-2009-2562, CVE-2009-2563

BID: 34291, 34457, 35748, 36846

FEDORA: 2009-7998

CWE: 119