openSUSE Security Update : wireshark (openSUSE-SU-2011:1263-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75775


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Wireshark version upgrade to 1.4.10 to fix various security flaws and other non-security issues.


Update the affected wireshark packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75775

File Name: suse_11_3_wireshark-111115.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:wireshark-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/11/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2597, CVE-2011-3266

OSVDB: 73687, 74732