SuSE 11.2 / 11.3 Security Update : wireshark (SAT Patch Numbers 8503 / 8504)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 71138
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Synopsis

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description

Wireshark has been updated to version 1.8.11 to fix bugs and security issues.

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 8503 / 8504 as appropriate.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=839607

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=848738

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-6336.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-6337.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-6338.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-6339.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-6340.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 71138

File Name: suse_11_wireshark-131106.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/29/2013

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

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: 11/6/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6336, CVE-2013-6337, CVE-2013-6338, CVE-2013-6339, CVE-2013-6340