Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2010:031)

High Nessus Plugin ID 44385

Synopsis

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This advisory updates Wireshark to the version 1.0.11, which fixes the following vulnerabilities :

The SMB and SMB2 dissectors could crash (CVE-2009-4377). The Infiniband dissector could crash on some platforms (CVE-2009-2563).
Several buffer overflows were discovered and fixed in the LWRES dissector.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 44385

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2010-031.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Published: 2010/02/03

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:dumpcap, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64wireshark-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64wireshark0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libwireshark-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libwireshark0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:rawshark, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:tshark, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:wireshark, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:wireshark-tools, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2008.0, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2009.1

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/02/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2563, CVE-2009-4377

BID: 35748, 37407

MDVSA: 2010:031

CWE: 119