Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2013:204)

high Nessus Plugin ID 69155

Synopsis

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Updated wireshark package fixes security vulnerabilities :

The Bluetooth SDP dissector could go into a large loop (CVE-2013-4927).

The DIS dissector could go into a large loop (CVE-2013-4929).

The DVB-CI dissector could crash (CVE-2013-4930).

The GSM RR dissector (and possibly others) could go into a large loop (CVE-2013-4931).

The GSM A Common dissector could crash (CVE-2013-4932).

The Netmon file parser could crash (CVE-2013-4933, CVE-2013-4934).

The ASN.1 PER dissector could crash (CVE-2013-4935).

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2013-0236.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 69155

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2013-204.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Published: 7/31/2013

Updated: 1/6/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:dumpcap, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64wireshark-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64wireshark1, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:rawshark, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:tshark, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:wireshark, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:wireshark-tools, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/30/2013

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

MDVSA: 2013:204