Wireshark 1.8.x < 1.8.9 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 69104
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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: 7/29/2013

Updated: 11/27/2019

Dependencies: wireshark_installed.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2013-4929

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:wireshark:wireshark

Required KB Items: SMB/Wireshark/Installed

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/26/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/26/2013

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