Wireshark 1.6.x < 1.6.14 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 65253

Synopsis

The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The installed version of Wireshark 1.6 is earlier than 1.6.14. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Errors exist in the FCSP, AMPQ, SCTP, and sFlow dissector that could lead to an infinite loop resulting in a denial of service. (Bugs 7789, 7802, 8337, 8359)

- Errors exist in the CIMD, DTLS, Mount, MS-MMS, RTPS, and RTPS2 that could allow them to crash.
(Bugs 8382, 8332, 8335, 8346, 8380)

- The ACN dissector can attempt a divide by zero operation that could lead to an application crash.
(Bug 8340)

Solution

Upgrade to Wireshark version 1.6.14 or later.

See Also

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-32.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2012-33.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-13.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-15.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-16.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-17.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-18.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-19.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-20.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-22.html

https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.6.14.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 65253

File Name: wireshark_1_6_14.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2013/03/13

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 34112

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark

Required KB Items: SMB/Wireshark/Installed

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/01/29

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/01/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-6054, CVE-2012-6056, CVE-2013-2478, CVE-2013-2480, CVE-2013-2481, CVE-2013-2482, CVE-2013-2483, CVE-2013-2484, CVE-2013-2485, CVE-2013-2488

BID: 56729, 58340, 58351, 58353, 58355, 58356, 58357, 58362, 58365