openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2013:1295-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 75104


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Wireshark was updated to 1.8.9 [bnc#831718]

+ vulnerabilities fixed :

- 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

+ Further bug fixes and updated protocol support as listed in:


Update the affected wireshark packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75104

File Name: openSUSE-2013-626.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

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: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:12.2, 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: 2013/07/27

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

OSVDB: 95713, 95714, 95716, 95718, 95720, 95726, 95727