SuSE 11.2 Security Update : wireshark (SAT Patch Number 7490)

high Nessus Plugin ID 66254
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Synopsis

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description

wireshark has been updated to 1.8.6 which fixes bugs and security issues :

Vulnerabilities fixed :

- The TCP dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-10.
(CVE-2013-2475)

- The HART/IP dissectory could go into an infinite loop.
wnpa-sec-2013-11. (CVE-2013-2476)

- The CSN.1 dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-12.
(CVE-2013-2477)

- The MS-MMS dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-13.
(CVE-2013-2478)

- The MPLS Echo dissector could go into an infinite loop.
wnpa-sec-2013-14. (CVE-2013-2479)

- The RTPS and RTPS2 dissectors could crash.
wnpa-sec-2013-15. (CVE-2013-2480)

- The Mount dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-16.
(CVE-2013-2481)

- The AMPQ dissector could go into an infinite loop.
wnpa-sec-2013-17. (CVE-2013-2482)

- The ACN dissector could attempt to divide by zero.
wnpa-sec-2013-18. (CVE-2013-2483)

- The CIMD dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-19.
(CVE-2013-2484)

- The FCSP dissector could go into an infinite loop.
wnpa-sec-2013-20. (CVE-2013-2485)

- The RELOAD dissector could go into an infinite loop.
wnpa-sec-2013-21. (CVE-2013-2486 / CVE-2013-2487)

- The DTLS dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-22 (CVE-2013-2488) More information about further bug fixes and updated protocol support are listed here:
http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.6.h tml

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 7490.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=807942

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2475.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2476.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2477.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2478.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2479.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2480.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2481.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2482.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2483.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2484.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2485.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2486.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2487.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2488.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 66254

File Name: suse_11_wireshark-130312.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/29/2013

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:wireshark, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 3/12/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2475, CVE-2013-2476, CVE-2013-2477, CVE-2013-2478, CVE-2013-2479, CVE-2013-2480, CVE-2013-2481, CVE-2013-2482, CVE-2013-2483, CVE-2013-2484, CVE-2013-2485, CVE-2013-2486, CVE-2013-2487, CVE-2013-2488