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

high Nessus Plugin ID 69169


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


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

- 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)

- 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.


Apply ZYPP patch number 8659.

See Also

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

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.5


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS2#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