openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2013:0947-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 75017

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update of wireshark includes several security and bug fixes.
[bnc#820566]

+ vulnerabilities fixed :

- The RELOAD dissector could go into an infinite loop.
wnpa-sec-2013-23 CVE-2013-2486 CVE-2013-2487

- The GTPv2 dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-24

- The ASN.1 BER dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-25

- The PPP CCP dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-26

- The DCP ETSI dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-27

- The MPEG DSM-CC dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-28

- The Websocket dissector could crash. wnpa-sec-2013-29

- The MySQL dissector could go into an infinite loop.
wnpa-sec-2013-30

- The ETCH dissector could go into a large loop.
wnpa-sec-2013-31

+ Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed in:
https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.7.
html

Solution

Update the affected wireshark packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=820566

https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-05/msg00040.html

https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-06/msg00083.html

https://www.wireshark.org/docs/relnotes/wireshark-1.8.7.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75017

File Name: openSUSE-2013-453.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Updated: 2018/11/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

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: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:12.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/05/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2486, CVE-2013-2487