openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2012:1035-1)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 74720


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


wireshark was updated to 1.4.15

- The DCP ETSI dissector could trigger a zero division.
(wnpa-sec-2012-13 CVE-2012-4285)

- The XTP dissector could go into an infinite loop.
(wnpa-sec-2012-15 CVE-2012-4288)

- The AFP dissector could go into a large loop.
(wnpa-sec-2012-17 CVE-2012-4289)

- The RTPS2 dissector could overflow a buffer.
(wnpa-sec-2012-18 CVE-2012-4296)

- The CIP dissector could exhaust system memory.
(wnpa-sec-2012-20 CVE-2012-4291)

- The STUN dissector could crash. (wnpa-sec-2012-21 CVE-2012-4292)

- The EtherCAT Mailbox dissector could abort.
(wnpa-sec-2012-22 CVE-2012-4293)

- The CTDB dissector could go into a large loop.
(wnpa-sec-2012-23 CVE-2012-4290)

Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed in:


Update the affected wireshark packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 74720

File Name: openSUSE-2012-526.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.4, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/08/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4285, CVE-2012-4288, CVE-2012-4289, CVE-2012-4290, CVE-2012-4291, CVE-2012-4292, CVE-2012-4293, CVE-2012-4296

OSVDB: 84776, 84778, 84779, 84780, 84781, 84786, 84787, 84788