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

High Nessus Plugin ID 66254


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


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.

- 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.

- The MS-MMS dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-13.

- 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.

- 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.

- 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: tml


Apply SAT patch number 7490.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 66254

File Name: suse_11_wireshark-130312.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/04/29

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS2#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: 2013/03/12

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