Wireshark 1.8.x < 1.8.9 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 69104

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

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

Description

The installed version of Wireshark 1.8 is earlier than 1.8.9. It is, therefore, affected by denial of service vulnerabilities in the following dissectors :

- ASN.1 PER (Bug #8722)
- Bluetooth SDP (Bug #8831)
- DIS (Bug #8911)
- DVB-CI (Bug #8916)
- GSM A Common (Bug #8940)
- GSM RR (Bug #8923)
- Netmon file parser (Bug #8742)

Solution

Upgrade to Wireshark version 1.8.9 or later.

See Also

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-45.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-47.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-48.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-49.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-50.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-51.html

https://www.wireshark.org/security/wnpa-sec-2013-52.html

https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.9.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 69104

File Name: wireshark_1_8_9.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2013/07/29

Updated: 2019/11/27

Dependencies: 34112

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2013-4929

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: 2013/07/26

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/07/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4927, CVE-2013-4929, CVE-2013-4930, CVE-2013-4931, CVE-2013-4932, CVE-2013-4933, CVE-2013-4934, CVE-2013-4935

BID: 61471