Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : wireshark (MDVSA-2014:223)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 79410


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


Updated wireshark packages fix security vulnerabilities :

SigComp UDVM buffer overflow (CVE-2014-8710).

AMQP crash (CVE-2014-8711).

NCP crashes (CVE-2014-8712, CVE-2014-8713).

TN5250 infinite loops (CVE-2014-8714).


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 79410

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2014-223.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/11/24

Modified: 2015/01/18

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: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/11/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8710, CVE-2014-8711, CVE-2014-8712, CVE-2014-8713, CVE-2014-8714

BID: 71069, 71070, 71071, 71072, 71073

MDVSA: 2014:223