Fedora 21 : wireshark-1.12.2-1.fc21 (2014-15320)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 79769

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Ver. 1.12.2, Security fix for CVE-2014-8711, CVE-2014-8712, CVE-2014-8713, CVE-2014-8714, CVE-2014-8710

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Solution

Update the affected wireshark package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?7dc0c254

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 79769

File Name: fedora_2014-15320.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/12/07

Updated: 2020/03/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:wireshark, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:21

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/11/18

Reference Information

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

BID: 71069, 71070, 71071, 71072, 71073

FEDORA: 2014-15320