SuSE 11.3 Security Update : wireshark (SAT Patch Number 8977)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 73178


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


This update fixes a security problem in the BSSGP network protocol dissector that could crash wireshark.


Apply SAT patch number 8977.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 73178

File Name: suse_11_wireshark-140305.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/03/25

Modified: 2014/03/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/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: 2014/03/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-7113