Fedora Core 3 : ethereal-0.10.14-1.FC3.1 (2006-005)

High Nessus Plugin ID 62260


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Tue Jan 3 2006 Radek Vokal <rvokal at redhat.com> 0.10.14-1.FC4.1

- upgrade to 0.10.14

- fix CVE-2005-3313 Ethereal IRC dissector DoS (#172298)

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 ethereal, ethereal-debuginfo and / or ethereal-gnome packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 62260

File Name: fedora_2006-005.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/09/24

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ethereal, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ethereal-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:ethereal-gnome, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/01/05

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2006-005