SuSE 11.3 Security Update : tcpdump (SAT Patch Number 10093)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 80253


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


tcpdump has been updated to fix two security issues :

- Unreliable output using malformed AOVD payload.
(CVE-2014-8769). (bnc#905872)

- Denial of service in verbose mode using malformed OLSR payload. (CVE-2014-8767). (bnc#905870)


Apply SAT patch number 10093.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 80253

File Name: suse_11_tcpdump-141215.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/26/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:tcpdump, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 12/15/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8767, CVE-2014-8769