Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2014:188)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 77888


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Updated wireshark packages fix security vulnerabilities :

RTP dissector crash (CVE-2014-6421, CVE-2014-6422).

MEGACO dissector infinite loop (CVE-2014-6423).

Netflow dissector crash (CVE-2014-6424).

RTSP dissector crash (CVE-2014-6427).

SES dissector crash (CVE-2014-6428).

Sniffer file parser crash (CVE-2014-6429, CVE-2014-6430, CVE-2014-6431, CVE-2014-6432).


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77888

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2014-188.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/09/26

Modified: 2014/11/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:dumpcap, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64wireshark-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64wireshark3, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64wiretap3, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64wsutil3, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:rawshark, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:tshark, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:wireshark, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:wireshark-tools, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/09/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-6421, CVE-2014-6422, CVE-2014-6423, CVE-2014-6424, CVE-2014-6427, CVE-2014-6428, CVE-2014-6429, CVE-2014-6430, CVE-2014-6431, CVE-2014-6432

BID: 69853, 69855, 69856, 69857, 69858, 69859, 69860, 69861, 69862, 69865

MDVSA: 2014:188