SuSE 11.2 / 11.3 Security Update : wireshark (SAT Patch Numbers 8318 / 8319)

High Nessus Plugin ID 69894


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


This wireshark version update from 1.8.8 to 1.8.9 includes several security and general bug fixes. (bnc#831718)

- The Bluetooth SDP dissector could go into a large loop CVE-2013-4927 wnpa-sec-2013-45

- The DIS dissector could go into a large loop CVE-2013-4929 wnpa-sec-2013-47

- The DVB-CI dissector could crash CVE-2013-4930 wnpa-sec-2013-48

- The GSM RR dissector (and possibly others) could go into a large loop CVE-2013-4931 wnpa-sec-2013-49

- The GSM A Common dissector could crash CVE-2013-4932 wnpa-sec-2013-50

- The Netmon file parser could crash CVE-2013-4933 / CVE-2013-4934 wnpa-sec-2013-51

- The ASN.1 PER dissector could crash CVE-2013-4935 wnpa-sec-2013-52 The release also fixes various non-security issues. Please see the package changelog for details.


Apply SAT patch number 8318 / 8319 as appropriate.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 69894

File Name: suse_11_wireshark-130814.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/09/14

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:wireshark, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/08/14

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