FreeBSD : Wireshark -- Multiple vulnerabilities (3ebb2dc8-4609-11e1-9f47-00e0815b8da8)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 57646
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Synopsis

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.

Description

Wireshark reports :

Laurent Butti discovered that Wireshark failed to properly check record sizes for many packet capture file formats

Wireshark could dereference a NULL pointer and crash.

The RLC dissector could overflow a buffer.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-01.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-02.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-03.html

https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6663

https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6666

https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6667

https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6668

https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6669

https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6670

https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6634

https://bugs.wireshark.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6391

http://www.nessus.org/u?e0ceafae

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57646

File Name: freebsd_pkg_3ebb2dc8460911e19f4700e0815b8da8.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Published: 1/24/2012

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tshark, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:tshark-lite, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:wireshark, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:wireshark-lite, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 1/23/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/10/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0041, CVE-2012-0066, CVE-2012-0067, CVE-2012-0068