SuSE 10 Security Update : wireshark (ZYPP Patch Number 8659)

high Nessus Plugin ID 69169
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Synopsis

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description

This wireshark version update to 1.6.16 includes several security and general bug fixes.

http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.6.16.html

- The CAPWAP dissector could crash. Discovered by Laurent Butti. (CVE-2013-4074)

- The HTTP dissector could overrun the stack. Discovered by David Keeler. (CVE-2013-4081)

- The DCP ETSI dissector could crash. (CVE-2013-4083) http://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.6.15.
html

- The ASN.1 BER dissector could crash. ( CVE-2013-3556 / CVE-2013-3557 ) The releases also fix various non-security issues.

Additionally, a crash in processing SCTP filters has been fixed.
(bug#816887)

Solution

Apply ZYPP patch number 8659.

See Also

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-2013-3555.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3556.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3557.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3558.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3559.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3560.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3561.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3562.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4074.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4075.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4076.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4077.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4078.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4079.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4080.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4081.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4082.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4083.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 69169

File Name: suse_wireshark-8659.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/31/2013

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 7/11/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/7/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2486, CVE-2013-2487, CVE-2013-3555, CVE-2013-3556, CVE-2013-3557, CVE-2013-3558, CVE-2013-3559, CVE-2013-3560, CVE-2013-3561, CVE-2013-3562, CVE-2013-4074, CVE-2013-4075, CVE-2013-4076, CVE-2013-4077, CVE-2013-4078, CVE-2013-4079, CVE-2013-4080, CVE-2013-4081, CVE-2013-4082, CVE-2013-4083