Fedora 15 : wireshark-1.4.9-1.fc15 (2011-12403)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 56225


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update fixes several security bugs, see http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.4.9.html for full details.

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.


Update the affected wireshark package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 56225

File Name: fedora_2011-12403.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/09/19

Modified: 2016/05/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.6

Temporal Score: 2.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:wireshark, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:15

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: 2011/09/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3266

BID: 49377

FEDORA: 2011-12403